Skojec shows that the German faction manoeuvered for years to get what they wanted.

The Knights of Malta and the Death of Chivalry - OnePeterFive

On May 1, the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, which has just gone through one of its most tumultuous and troubling periods in its 900-plus-year …
Dr Bobus
Eight years in Rome taught me that, excepting Americans, everyone in the Curia is intimidated by the Germans. And the Italians are at the top of the list.