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Pope Benedict XVI waves as he arrives for an audience with newly appointed archbishops at the Paul VI Audience Hall at the Vatican on Saturday, June 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)
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Pope Benedict XVI waves as he arrives for an audience with newly appointed archbishops at the Paul VI Audience Hall at the Vatican on Saturday, June 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

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