Pope Francis gestures during his weekly general audience at the Saint Peters square at the Vatican on March 28, 2018. / AFP / MARCO BERTORELLO
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China frees Vatican-affiliated Chinese bishop: sourcesChinese police have released an underground bishop after holding him for a day, sources told AFP Wednesday, as Beijing and the Vatican prepare to seal a historic agreement on the appointment of prelates.Vincent Guo Xijin, bishop of the diocese of Mindong in the southeastern province of Fujian, was at the center of the controversial deal after being urged by the Vatican to step aside for a prelate recognized by China's Communist government.Guo, 59, is recognized by the Vatican but not by the Chinese authorities.Poon said the Chinese government must urgently explain why Guo was held.
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