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Nigerian nun rebukes church during Vatican sex abuse summit

Clip: 02/23/2019 | 4m 48s

Strong criticism and admissions of cover-ups marked the third day of the Vatican summit on sexual abuse. Prominent Nigerian nun Veronica Openibo said the Catholic Church has reached a “disgraceful and scandalous place” and a German Cardinal admitted some files on abusers were destroyed. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Christopher Livesay joins Hari Sreenivasan from Rome with reaction.

Aired: 02/23/19

Rating: NR

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