UN accuses Vatican of decades of sex abuse cover-up

A report by United Nations has attacked the Vatican for covering up decades of sexual abuse of children.

The report demanded the Vatican "immediately remove" all clergy who are known or suspected child abusers and hand them to the authorities.

ITV News diplomatic correspondent John Ray reports:

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UN accuses Vatican of child sex abuse cover-up

A scathing United Nations report has demanded the Vatican "immediatedly remove" all clergy who are known or suspected child abusers and hand them to the authorities.