Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. Photo: Getty Images / TNS Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. Photo: Getty Images / TNS
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. Photo: Getty Images / TNS

Mexican president asks Pope Francis to apologise for Catholic Church conquests in the country 500 years ago

  • The Catholic Church, the Spanish monarchy and the Mexican government should make a public apology for the offensive atrocities
  • President Andrés Manuel López Obrador asked the pope to make a statement in favour of Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico’s 19th-century independence leader

Topic |   Pope Francis
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. Photo: Getty Images / TNS Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. Photo: Getty Images / TNS
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. Photo: Getty Images / TNS
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