‘If, in an official speech, I would have used the word, they would close the door in my face,’ he told reporters
However, the Pope did urge respect for ‘each ethnic group’ in Burma
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The announcement came after Aung San Suu Kyi met with Pope Francis on Thursday
Addressing a historic gathering, Cardinal Bo said Burma was a ‘religious nation’ that ‘never had faith in atheism’
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