giovedì 6 luglio 2017

Ex-papal spokesman and Catholic luminary Navarro-Valls dies, aged 80
(Philip Pullella) Joaquin Navarro-Valls, who as spokesman for two popes was the world's second-most visible Catholic luminary for nearly a quarter of a century, died on Wednesday at the age of 80, friends said. Navarro-Valls, a Spaniard who had degrees in medicine and psychiatry before becoming a journalist, had been suffering from cancer. He died in Rome. (...)