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Pope names five new cardinals, all from outside Italy and the Vatican

Published on: Sun, 21 May 2017 12:51:59 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis is to elevate five Roman Catholic prelates from outside Italy and the Vatican to the rank of cardinal, the elite group of churchmen who are his closest advisers and can enter a conclave to choose his successor.

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