close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Vatican to host conference on sex abuse this week

Vatican City Feb 19, 2019, 06.40 PM (IST)

The organisers of Pope Francis' summit on preventing clergy sex abuse will meet this week with a dozen abuse victims who have descended on Rome to protest the Catholic Church's response to the crisis and demand an end to decades of cover-up by church leaders, officials said on Monday.