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December 05, 2014
Pope Francis fires 'Teutonic' head of his own private army, the Swiss Guard
ROME - He has dismissed and demoted cardinals, bishops and the Vatican secretary of state, and now Pope Francis's reformist zeal has claimed a new scalp – the head of his own private army, the Swiss Guard. VINCENZO PINTO / AFP / Getty Images The former Commandant of the Pontifical Swiss Guard, Daniel Rudolf Anrig (R)…