‘Deep sorrow’: World leaders and religious heads pay tribute to late Pope Benedict XVI

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‘Deep sorrow’: World leaders and religious heads pay tribute to late Pope Benedict XVI

Benedict’s last words revealed as ex-pope lies in state at Vatican, thousands pay their respects

  • Tens of thousands of people have already queued to pay their respects to Pope Emeritus Benedict in St Peter’s Basilica before his funeral on Thursday
  • Benedict died on Saturday in the Vatican monastery where he had lived since his retirement in 2013; he was the first pope to resign in 600 years

‘Deep sorrow’: World leaders and religious heads pay tribute to late Pope Benedict XVI

02:20

‘Deep sorrow’: World leaders and religious heads pay tribute to late Pope Benedict XVI

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