The ghost prisoners of Pakistan

Pakistan: As another rights activist goes missing, his father struggles to sleep or live a normal life.


Tagle celebrates Christmas Mass with prisoners

Philippines: Cardinal says illegal drugs destroy life, warns against philippine president's narcotics war.


Duterte refuses to release all political prisoners

Philippines: Philippine president claims he has made too many concessions to communist rebels in peace talks.


Priests, nuns to join fast for release of political prisoners

Philippines: Activists mount hunger strike protest following death of elderly detainee.


Pope's mercy message 'influences' Pakistan to release prisoners

Pakistan: Kamran michael, the only christian minister in the federal cabinet, has overseen the process that has already begun.


Philippine bishops ask Duterte to release aging prisoners

Philippines: Request for executive clemency would be a 'humanitarian act'.


Groups reiterate amnesty call for political prisoners

Philippines: Manila criticized for making prisoner release conditional on outcome philippine peace talks.