Vatican re­calls priest over porn probe

The Press and Journal (Moray) - - WORLD NEWS -

A high-ranking priest work­ing at the Vatican’s em­bassy in Wash­ing­ton has been re­called af­ter US pros­e­cu­tors asked for him to be charged there and face trial in a child pornog­ra­phy in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

The diplo­mat was sus­pected of pos­sess­ing child porn in­clud­ing im­ages of pre-pubescent chil­dren.

The Vatican said he was back in Vatican City and that Vatican pros­e­cu­tors had launched their own probe.

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