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Kenyan bishop: Poor could be exploited in COVID vaccine trials

Kenyan bishop: Poor could be exploited in COVID vaccine trials

A Kenyan bishop said testing potential coronavirus vaccines on his countrymen could disrespect human dignity, and amount to a breach of the country’s constitution, especially if Kenyans are not fully informed of the risks involved in testing new drugs.

White House consults bishops on church reopening guidelines

White House consults bishops on church reopening guidelines

The White House has consulted four Catholic bishops who have reinstated public Masses, as the Trump administration considers issuing guidelines on the safe reopening of churches and religious services during the coronavirus pandemic.