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Daily Archives: September 2, 2018

Archbishop Asks Pope to Cancel Conference on Youth

The archbishop of Philadelphia has asked Pope Francis to cancel a bishops’ conference focusing on youth in the wake of the child sex abuse crisis roiling the Catholic Church.A spokesman for the archdiocese confirmed Saturday that Archbishop Charles Cha…

Amid US Trade War, China’s Xi Reiterates Reform Commitment

China is still determined to reform and wants to work with all parties to build an open world economy, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Sunday, reiterating Beijing’s message amid a bitter trade war with Washington.The two countries have been rollin…

Duterte in Israel, First Visit by a Philippines President

Rodrigo Duterte, accused of committing serious human rights violations as part of his deadly crackdown on drugs at home, and who has stirred controversy with comments about the Holocaust, received a warm welcome in Israel when he arrived Sunday for a f…

Duterte in Israel, First Visit by a Philippines President

Rodrigo Duterte, accused of committing serious human rights violations as part of his deadly crackdown on drugs at home, and who has stirred controversy with comments about the Holocaust, received a warm welcome in Israel when he arrived Sunday for a f…