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Trump Freezes Venezuelan Government Assets Amid Tensions

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Trump administration froze all Venezuelan government assets in a dramatic escalation of tensions with Nicolás Maduro that places his socialist administration alongside a short list of adversaries from Cuba, North Korea, Syria and Iran that have been targeted by such aggressive U.S. actions.  The ban, blocking American …

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Mexican bishops: Government devalues migrants’ dignity

Mexico City, Mexico, Jul 24, 2019 / 05:19 pm (CNA).- The Mexican bishops reaffirmed Tuesday its concern over the lack of a humanitarian reception for migrants, whose dignity has been violated, and exchanged for “a plate of lentils.” The bishops’ conference criticized Mexico’s lack of migration policies in a July …

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1. Number of countries with ‘very high’ government restrictions on religion remains at highest levels since 2007

Countries with the most extensive government restrictions on religion While most countries have some form of government restrictions involving religion, some countries stand out each year by having particularly high levels of these restrictions. This subset of states may have some similarities with countries in the lower categories of restrictions …

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Government Restrictions on Religion Increasing Worldwide

NEW YORK (AP) — Government restrictions on religion have increased markedly in many places around the world, not only in authoritarian countries but also in many of Europe’s democracies, according to a report surveying 198 countries that was released Monday. The report released by the Pew Research Center, covering developments …

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