Page 2, 16th January 1987

16th January 1987
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Murder In The Turkey-hens

THE greater part of this parish is a political no man's land. Once I leave the heavily-guarded highroad uniting the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, it is as if I had entered a......

Zimbabwe Unrest Report Doubts

ZIMBABWE's Catholic human rights body has contradicted government claims that unrest in the country's western province of Matabeleland has fallen to its lowest level in five......

Pluralist Roots Laid In Nicaragua

NICARAGUA is often damned as "totalitarian" by its detractors. One man uniquely well placed to dispell such lies is Fr Alvaro Arguello, the Jesuit who has spent the last four......

India Sends Refugees Back

MORE than 20,000 Chakma refugees face forcible repatriation this week by the Indian Government. The refugees, who belong to a tribe living in Bangladesh, have been forced to......

Lebanese Protest

REFUGEES from the Lebanese Christian village, Maghdousheh, the scene of fighting among Palestinian and Moslem militias, are staging a sit-in to prompt help from Lebanon's Greek......

To Dialogue With A Dictator

POPE John Paul's five days in Chile comes at a time when relations between the military dictatorship of General Pinochet and the Catholic hierarchy are at an all time low.......

An Official Of A Catholic Human Rights Agency Has Denied

any connection between his group and terrorism. "Neither the auxiliary bishop and vicar general of Santiago, Bishop Sergio Valech, nor the Vicariate of Solidarity which he......