China’s President Xi shuns Pope’s invitation while visiting Italy
Asia Times | Xi shuns Pope’s invitation while visiting Italy | Article
Domestic dynamics related to church-state relations in China likely dissuaded Chinese leader from meeting Pope
Why? Two commies don't want to meet?
Xi knows Francis is a fellow traveler, but also a weak, disliked man devoid of a ounce of moral authority.
He got what he wanted from Pope Francis. So...