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Myanmar: bishops join in urgent plea for peace

February 22, 2021

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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.”

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