Myanmar: bishops join in urgent plea for peace
February 22, 2021
CWN Editor's Note: Ten Catholic bishops in Myanmar have signed a public plea for “restraint in the streets and return to dialogue,” as public protests mount against a military coup. The bishops’ statement notes that “this nation held in her heart a great promise: dreams of enhanced peace and robust democracy.” After the military takeover, the bishops observe, “the world weeps with us.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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