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Pope visits Holy Sepulchre


Pope Benedict has visited the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem, as his eight-day pilgrimage to the Middle East draws to a close.

The church, built over the site where Jesus is believed to have been crucified, is one of the holiest shrines to Christians.


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