Pope Francis arrives in Myanmar

  • Pope Francis has arrived in Myanmar. This is Pope Francis' first papal visit to the country. The Pope will be meeting Aung San Suu Kyi, the de facto leader of Myanmar. Thereafter, the pope will visit Bangladesh. Here he will meet a small group of Rohingya refugees. Denouncing violence, the pope has used the terms Rohingya; however, Myanmar's Catholic cardinal has urged Pope Francis to avoid using the term on his trip to the country.