Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora
Vatican spokesman, Greg Burke, and his deputy resigned their positions by surprise.
It's a statement, the Holy See said the Pope Francisco accepted their resignations Monday.
In his Twitter account, Burke said his decision and Paloma Garcia Ovejero, Deputy Director of the Press Office of the Holy See, It will be effective from 1 from January.
I joined the Vatican in 2012. The experience has been fascinating, to say the least. Thank you, Pope Francis. Un abrazo muy fuerte. pic.twitter.com/joxX4YoYSn
— Greg Burke (@GregBurkeRome) 31 from December to 2018
"At this time of transition in Vatican communications, we believe it is better that the Holy Father is completely free to form a new team ", Burke said.
The Pope appointed as interim substitute Alessandro Gisotti, member of the Vatican press office.
Recently, His Holiness renewed the Vatican media, ceasing the editor of your newspaper and appointing a new director of content for all media.
End stage. Thank you, holy Father, these two and a half years! Thank you, Greg, For your trust, your patience and your example.
— Paloma G. ovejero (@pgovejero) 31 from December to 2018