martedì 22 novembre 2016

Pakistan
Pope's mercy message 'influences' Pakistan to release prisoners
UCANews
Pakistan will pardon more than 100 prisoners before Christmas thanks to the intercession of a top Catholic official who was inspired by Pope Francis message during the Jubilee Year of Mercy. Federal Minister for Human Rights Kamran Michael, a Catholic and the only Christian minister in Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's cabinet, has overseen the process that has already begun with the release of inmates who have been imprisoned for minor offenses. (...)