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President Obama meets with Pope Francis

A gust wind blows mantle Archbishop George Gaensweprefect papal household as he waits for arrival President Barack ObamVatican Thursday March

A gust of wind blows the mantle of Archbishop George Gaenswein, prefect of the papal household, as he waits for the arrival of President Barack Obama at the Vatican, Thursday, March 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

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President Barack Obama met with Pope Francis for nearly an hour at the Vatican Thursday. He expressed his great admiration for the pontiff and invited him to visit the White House.

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