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Merkel to meet pope May 18

Second meeting between two leaders

10 May, 14:17
Merkel to meet pope May 18 (ANSA) - Berlin, May 10 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel will have a private audience with Pope Francis May 18, the German government said Friday.

Protestant Merkel, who grew up as a church-goer in atheist East Germany, met the pope when he was inaugurated in March.

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