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PhotoNews:Pope Benedict XVI with World Leaders

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Nigeria's Cardinal Arinze and Pope Benedict XVI Nigeria's Cardinal Arinze and Pope Benedict XVI L'OSSERVATORE ROMANO / AP

 

The Vatican announced that Pope Benedict XVI will resign on Feb. 28, and below are his pictures with other world leaders. The Roman catholic pope is both a  political and a religious leader. Pope is the head of Vatican City, the smallest city state in the world and also pastor over one billion flocks.

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama meet with Pope Benedict XVI, July 10, 2009, at the Vatican.  AP
President Barack Obama meets with Pope Benedict XVI, Friday, July 10, 2009, at the Vatican. | AP PhotoPresident Barack Obama meets with Pope Benedict XVI, Friday, July 10, 2009, at the Vatican. AP
Pope Benedict XVI and President George W. Bush walk down the Colonnade of the White House, April 16, 2008, following an arrival ceremony on the South Lawn. AP
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg (second left), talks with Pope Benedict XVI as he arrives at New York's St. Patrick's Cathedral, April 19, 2008. Cardinal Edward Egan of New York is at right.  AP
Pope Benedict XVI and Britain's Queen Elizabeth II speak at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh, Scotland, Sept. 16, 2010.  AP
German President Christian Wulff (right) and Chancellor Angela Merkel (center) welcome Pope Benedict XVI, right, as he arrives at Tegel airport in Berlin, Sept. 22, 2011. AP
King Abdullah II of Jordan (center) and Queen Rania of Jordan (right) receive Pope Benedict XVI on his arrival in Amman, Jordan, May 8, 2009. AP
Pope Benedict XVI (right) visits the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old City May 12, 2009.    Reuters
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