Report: Pope won’t meet with Italy’s Salvini because of his position on migration
May 29, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: Two Italian publications reported that Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini “has attempted to secure a papal audience and been rebuffed each time ... Salvini had been told ‘a meeting could not occur if Salvini continues in his tough position regarding migrants.’” Pope Francis denied the report during a June 2 in-flight press conference.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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