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, some news from NCR today and yesterday:

Church laws may justify calls for French cardinal's resignation

Francis: 'For God, no one is definitively lost. Never!'

And from Global Sisters Report:

Refugee life in Lebanon's Beqaa Valley has similar challenges to being in Beruit

Sister turns neglected hospital into a sanctuary for people with Hansen's disease

Migrant crisis:

Cardinal welcomes Britain's U-turn on resettling child refugees

Truce takes hold in Aleppo, one person reported killed

EU Proposes Fines for Member Countries That Refuse to Take in Migrants

British vote on EU exit:

Let’s vote ‘in’ to renew the EU, says Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor

Brexit Uncertainty Drags U.K. Economy to Near Stagnation

Brexit jitters set to weigh on foreign demand for London office space

From Italy with love:

Stealing food not a crime if you are poor and hungry, rules court in Italy

Italy seeks to reassure Asian tourists with imported Chinese police

Glamorous M5S candidate tops Rome mayor race

Ideas for next week? Drop me a line:

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


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