Pope Francis walks past a Vatican Swiss Guard at the Vatican on Wednesday. Photo: AP Pope Francis walks past a Vatican Swiss Guard at the Vatican on Wednesday. Photo: AP
Pope Francis walks past a Vatican Swiss Guard at the Vatican on Wednesday. Photo: AP
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Vatican Swiss Guard’s new barracks designed to include women, newspaper reports

  • The new barracks of the Vatican Swiss Guard will be designed to accommodate female guards even though they are not yet allowed, it was reported
  • Nearly all of the Swiss Guard are single men who live in a communal barracks just inside the Vatican gate

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Pope Francis walks past a Vatican Swiss Guard at the Vatican on Wednesday. Photo: AP Pope Francis walks past a Vatican Swiss Guard at the Vatican on Wednesday. Photo: AP
Pope Francis walks past a Vatican Swiss Guard at the Vatican on Wednesday. Photo: AP
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