Cardinal who stopped 1978 war reflects tireless Vatican diplomacy

Although largely forgotten today, Italian Cardinal Antonio Samoré played a key role in notching one of the Vatican’s signature diplomatic victories by preventing a war between Chile and Argentina in 1978. His legacy illustrates the key role that Vatican diplomacy has often played on the global stage.   Pope Francis’s diplomatic efforts are often hailed… Continue reading Cardinal who stopped 1978 war reflects tireless Vatican diplomacy