US President Donald Trump met with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday, May 24. The pair, who have previously expressed opposing views on issues including migration and climate change, were meeting for the first time face-to-face. Trump was expected to fly to Brussels later that day ahead of a Nato Summit. Credit: YouTube/The Vatican via Storyful
Italian newspaper Il Fatto Quotidianopublished the claims that alleged the occupant of the apartment is the secretary of cardinal Francesco Coccopa­l­merio, the head of the Pontifical Council for Legislative texts and a crucial adviser to Pope Francis.
Coccopa­l­merio is said to have been recommended his aide for a promotion to bishop but this alleged incident and a period spent allegedly recovering from a two drug overdoses are likely to affect that.
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The allegations come after George Pell was charged over sex offence claims last week.
Cardinal Pell was appointed to clean …