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Pope arrives in Cuba to meet Russian Orthodox patriarch | Reuters

HAVANA Pope Francis landed in Cuba on Friday to meet Patriarch Kirill for the first encounter in history between a Roman Catholic pope and the leader of the Russian Orthodox Church.

After a scheduled three and a half hours at Havana's international airport, the pope was due to continue on to Mexico for a five-day visit.

(Reporting by Daniel Trotta; Editing by Andrew Hay)

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Published Date: Feb 13, 2016 03:16 AM | Updated Date: Feb 13, 2016 03:16 AM

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