Philippine bishops, other Christian leaders challenge Duterte on human trafficking
August 03, 2021
» Continue to this story on Ecumenical News
CWN Editor's Note: “We need to intensify our campaign against this modern slavery by addressing its root causes,” the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines, the National Council of Churches in the Philippines, and the Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches said in a statement. “People are poor, yes, but human traffickers give money to corrupt officials for protection. President [Rodrigo] Duterte must fire them from their posts.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
For all current news, visit our News home page.
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a current donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!