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Pope Benedict XVI abrubtly announces his resignation

Elinor Cohen

February 20, 2013

Pope Benedict XVI announced his resignation on Feb. 11 at the Vatican. Pope Benedict, born and raised in Germany, is the first pope to resign from his position since Gregory XII, in 1415. Benedict cited “advanced age” as the...

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