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High-ranking Roman Catholic prelates appear in St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City in September 1963 for the opening ceremony of the continuation of the Second Vatican Council designed to “open the windows” on the Roman Catholic Church. (The Associated Press)

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Best combat rifles of all time

A combat rifle is a military service rifle that fires a full-power rifle cartridge, a mainstay of every modern army in the world. See the best combat rifles ever made.