Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-Ocha Holds Meeting with Pope Francis
▶️Pope Francis met with Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha at the Government House in Bangkok on Thursday, Nov. 21, before celebrating a mass with tens of thousands of Thai Catholics.
👉 Pope Francis arrived in Bangkok on Wednesday to begin a tour of Thailand and Japan on a mission to boost the morale of the country’s minority Catholic community and to speak out against human trafficking. The pope is expected to highlight his admiration for Thailand’s missionary ancestors who brought the faith to this Buddhist nation centuries ago and suffered persecution as recently as the 1940s. (Reuters/AP)