The three reporters, along with three civilians who were traveling alongside them, were immediately incarcerated and charged with unlawful association, one of Myanmar's draconian laws and constitutional clauses that are routinely rolled out to curb any.
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Such a visit would represent a significant step forward for the Catholic church's relationship with Myanmar , also known as Burma , which began a process of democratic reforms in 2015 to emerge from a half-century of military rule. The Vatican and.
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This is the pastoral visit by our shepherd. His presence will truly be a blessing and a grace for our simple Catholic community here in Burma . I believe truly that this visit will strengthen the Catholic Church here and internationally. Historically.
He added that mainstream media outlets in Myanmar have been cautious about not giving Wirathu an unnecessary amount of exposure. Supported military. But his level of influence remains an open question. He supported the military-backed ruling party in a.