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BND's Man in the Vatican?
Some in European intelligence circles claim that "Josef Ratzinger is a BND man." That is certainly exaggerated. But the German foreign intelligence agency has reason to be pleased with the election of the new pope. [...]
Published on 29/04/2005 at 10:00 GMTReading time 2 minutes
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