Morning Briefing, International

Welcome back to your weekly international edition of Morning Briefing, where we try to highlight a little of what's going on around the world.

First, from NCR today and yesterday:

Francis asks Christians to add new works of mercy in push for climate change action

At Pax Christi conference, volunteers clean up Baltimore lots

And from Global Sisters Report:

Missionaries of Charity in Costa Rica make poorest of the poor feel that God is present

Sisters killed in Mississippi 'would do anything for their patients'

Migrant Crisis:

A year after height of migrant crisis, Merkel's party in Germany dips in poll

EU demands global help to stop migrant crisis ahead of G20 China summit

Brexit consequences continue:

Where the new British government stands on Brexit

UK should 'get act together' to decide on Brexit terms, says top EU figure

2 Months After ‘Brexit’ Vote, Britain’s Push to Leave E.U. Is a Muddle

From Italy with love:

Italy Prepares for Reconstruction, Starts Post-Quake Probe

Italy Probes Whether Negligence Played Role in Quake Toll

Ideas for next week? Drop me a line:

[Joshua J. McElwee is NCR Vatican correspondent. His email address is Follow him on Twitter: @joshjmac.]

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