Burkina Faso, located in West Africa, has seen an increase in Islamist violence in recent years.
Littlejohn called on the Vatican to release the text of the Holy See’s provisional agreement with the Chinese Communist Party government, which has been kept secret since the agreement was first signed in 2018.
Martha Avila, president and cofounder of Heartbeat of Miami, said that the vandalism, which also attacked the clinic’s security system, resulted in thousands of dollars in damages.
According to the Catholic Multimedia Center, since President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s six-year term began at the end of 2018, seven priests have been murdered in Mexico.
Archbishop Gänswein, 65, currently prefect of the papal household, has accompanied Benedict XVI as his personal secretary since 2003.
The Vatican has not had a nunciature in mainland China since the 1950s, when the Chinese government expelled the Vatican’s representatives.