martedì 26 ottobre 2021

Stati Uniti
Biden to meet pope amid pressure from anti-abortion U.S. bishops

(Philip Pullella, Reuters)
Devout Roman Catholic Joe Biden meets Pope Francis in the Vatican on Friday at a time when the U.S. president is under intense pressure for his conflicted position in the dispute over abortion rights. Biden goes to weekly Mass regularly and keeps a picture of the pope behind his desk in the Oval Office. He has said he is personally opposed to abortion but as an elected leader cannot impose his views. (...)