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Vatican Rains Down on Italian Journalist

An Italian journalist is in hot water with the Vatican. A letter posted on the wall of the Vatican press office blasting a journalist for publishing a leaked papal letter has created a stir.
Father Federico Lombardi, Vatican head of communications, criticized Sandro Magister of L’Espresso magazine for publishing a draft of Pope Francis’s highly anticipated encyclical on the environment.
Father Lombardi wrote that the story released three days before a planned rollout of the nearly 200-page statement was an “obviously inappropriate initiative” that had been a “source of major inconvenience” for other journalists and caused a “serious disruption”.
He added: “I therefore inform you that your accreditation to this press office has been suspended from tomorrow indefinitely.”