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In Latin America, New Year opens with hopes for peace but realities of extortion

January 03, 2022

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CWN Editor's Note: This article offers an overview of year-end and new year’s messages by bishops in Peru, Mexico, Colombia, and Argentina.

“Across Latin America, 2022 has begun with Catholic bishops both taking the initiative by calling for peace, dignified work opportunities and intergenerational dialogue, but also reeling from external blows ranging from extortion scams in Mexico to a faltering peace process in Colombia,” the report begins.

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