Christian religious leader Pope Francis smacks a woman’s hand away after she grabbed him and pulled him towards her.
On the eve of the New Year’s ceremony, Pope Francis was shaking hands with the gathering at St. Peters Square and suddenly a woman tried to pull him over.
Video of a woman who tries to abuse Pope Francis is becoming increasingly viral on social media.
As can be seen in the video, Pope Francis approaches a woman wearing a black jacket after shaking hand with different people and begins to shake hands with her, when pope shakes hand with her the woman tries to pull him towards her.
Pope Francis, expressing his utmost displeasure, slaps her hand and leaves.
Later addressing to pilgrims the day after incident he made an apology and said, ” We lost our patience on so many occasions and I too lost patient so I apologize for yesterday incident.”