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VATICAN COMMUNICATIONS TEAM SUDDENLY OVERHAULED AS SPOKESMAN AND DEPUTY RESIGN

Jan 01, 2019 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

VATICAN CITY The Vatican spokesman, Greg Burke, and his deputy resigned abruptly Monday amid an overhaul of the Vatican's communications operations and a crisis period in Pope Francis's papacy.

The departures of Mr. Burke and his deputy, Paloma Garcia Ovejero, signalled that the problems associated with Francis's reform of the Vatican bureaucracy had come to a head and at a very bad time: The Pope is struggling to address a global sex-abuse and cover-up scandal that threatens his own legac...