Aung Myo Htun ( Kelly)
Nov 18, 2017

Pope planned Myanmar visit as part of Asian tour

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The Pope who is the sovereign of the Vatican city state and the great person of Christianity planned to come to Myanmar in coming next week. At first, his original plan of visiting India before the year’s over, it appears Pope Francis will instead go to Myanmar and Bangladesh, two countries where Catholics represent a very small minority. But, now he has decided to come especially Myanmar, Bangladesh and then next to India. At the present, in Myanmar, the Rohingya conflicts started on August. After that many Rohingya Muslims people have fled to Bangladesh. But the current situation, that problem is finished and the government tries to implement the Recommendations of Kofi Anan's Reports and the government tries to implement the Rehabilitation in Rakhine State of Myanmar.

 

During that trip, Pope Francis will encourage the Rohingya Muslims people in that state and other minorities groups such as Hinduism and Buddhism.

 

Rachna Shah
Dec 30, 2017

What were the impacts of this tour, in your opinion?

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