Pompeo decries treatment of Belarus archbishop
October 14, 2020
CWN Editor's Note: “More than 40 days have passed since Belarusian authorities prevented a fellow citizen, Catholic Archbishop Kondrusiewicz, from re-entering the country, on the spurious notion that faith leaders should not publicly challenge injustices,” the US Secretary of State said on October 13. “Their action is itself an injustice and an affront to religious freedom. Faith is not merely a private endeavor. I urge the Belarusian government to right this wrong and allow the leader of the Roman Catholic Church in Belarus back into his country.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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