March 18th, 2013
02:16 AM ET

Francis to meet Argentina's president

The Vatican has sought to quell controversy over Pope Francis' conduct during Argentina's so-called Dirty War, amid accusations that he could have done more to protect two Jesuit priests who were kidnapped.

A meeting on the pope's agenda on Monday may be another sign that he's trying to put the past behind him. Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is scheduled to meet with Francis in the afternoon.

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  1. Leon

    Yup and the deficit is at how much? Lets just add more to it shall we

    March 18, 2013 at 4:50 am | Report abuse |
  2. Spend4what?

    Oh lord. Don't get me started on this bum. Spending more than you take in always works out. Lol. Ask Greece.

    March 18, 2013 at 4:54 am | Report abuse |
    • Delta phi

      It could be a thirty trillion dollar deficit and people would still say everything is just fine. Just aszinine

      March 18, 2013 at 5:30 am | Report abuse |
  3. saywhat

    'Iraq war could end up costing us 6 trillion dollars" and thats a lower official estimate for obvious reasons.
    According to COST OF WAR.com total impact on US so far for the two wars is 14 plus trillion dollars.
    9$ 8 trillion for Iraq and $ 6 trillion for Afghan).

    March 18, 2013 at 3:18 pm | Report abuse |
  4. saywhat

    My response to @Spend4what & others decrying spending has been posted above after that of@JI-F.

    March 18, 2013 at 3:23 pm | Report abuse |
  5. saywhat

    yep@Delta phi. It could be two more wars and people would be fine with that too. How would you label that?

    March 18, 2013 at 3:25 pm | Report abuse |