On Register Radio this week, I talked to the two Register writers who have been covering the situation in Syria. First, I talked Register’s Rome correspondent Edward Pentin and then, in the second half, to Joan Frawley Desmond.
With Pentin, we started the conversation talking about the busy first week of September at the Vatican. This week Pope Francis has appointed a Secretary of State to replace Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone.
“It has been very well received he is quite a popular diplomat he is very well suited in his background and experience for the role,” said Pentin.
“He has been chosen, I believe, because he is very much of the same mind as the Holy Father. … He very much wants...READ MORE