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The Vatican Prepares For The Departure This Week Of Pope Benedict XVI

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ROME, ITALY - FEBRUARY 25: Men hoist a flag up a flagpole on the roof of a building overlooking St Peter's Square ahead of Pope Benedict XVI's last public audience on February 25, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. The Pontiff will hold his last weekly public audience on February 27, 2013 before he retires the following day. Pope Benedict XVI has been the leader of the Catholic Church for eight years and is the first Pope to retire since 1415. He cites ailing health as his reason for retirement and will spend the rest of his life in solitude away from public engagements. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
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ROME, ITALY - FEBRUARY 25: Men hoist a flag up a flagpole on the roof of a building overlooking St Peter's Square ahead of Pope Benedict XVI's last public audience on February 25, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. The Pontiff will hold his last weekly public audience on February 27, 2013 before he retires the following day. Pope Benedict XVI has been the leader of the Catholic Church for eight years and is the first Pope to retire since 1415. He cites ailing health as his reason for retirement and will spend the rest of his life in solitude away from public engagements. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
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