Results from Tag: 'west africa'
Abducted American Religious Sister a Former Leader of Her Congregation Whose Heart Turned to Missionary Work
Sister Tennyson was reportedly abducted by unidentified armed men on April 5 from the small home she shared with two other members of her congregation, the Marianites of Holy Cross.
International efforts to alleviate the situation have fallen short, and the humanitarian crisis continues to grow worse.
A multinational West African force struck a blow to the Islamist terror army, which has claimed the lives of 20,000 Africans.
Deacon Timothy Flanigan, an American infectious-disease specialist, is in Liberia to help Catholic hospitals address the Ebola crisis.