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Pope presented with plastic dinosaur

Grandson of Maltese president shares toys with pontiff

21 March, 14:48
Pope presented with plastic dinosaur (ANSA) - Vatican City, March 21 - Pope Francis received a heartfelt gift Friday when a four-year-old boy presented the pontiff with a plastic dinosaur.

Luca Abela, the grandson of the President of Malta George Abela, presented Francis with the special gift as he and his two siblings met the pope.

Francis reportedly took the time to play with the three children after meeting the Maltese delegation that also included the president's wife and two adult sons as well as the island nation's minister of foreign affairs.