Pope Benedict XVI will have an official Twitter account and send regular tweets by the end of the year, Vatican spokesman Federico Lombardi said Friday.
Pope Benedict XVI leads a private audience to the participants of Interpol's 10th general assembly on November 9, 2012 at the Paul VI hall at The Vatican. Pope Benedict will have an official Twitter account and will send regular tweets for his followers around the world by the end of the year, Vatican spokesman Federico Lombardi said Friday.
The Jesuit priest said the pope's Twitter handle will be announced officially at a later time, although one likely candidate, @BenedictusPPXVI, registered this year already has 2,900 followers without having any tweets.
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