Pope defends China deal on bishops, says he will have final say on...

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Mail Online—ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Pope Francis defended on Tuesday a landmark deal between the Vatican and China on the appointment of bishops,...

Pope defends China deal on bishops, says he will have final say on names. Pope Francis on Tuesday defended a landmark deal between the Vatican and China on the appointment of bishops, saying he, and not the Beijing government, will have the final say on who is named.