Explainer: what diplomatic power does a pope really have?

Luke Cahill

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Pope Francis is part of the way through his much-anticipated visit to Cuba and the US, which he is visiting for the first time. He is following in the footsteps of his immediate predecessor, Pope Benedict XVI, who visited Cuba in 2012 and expressed his opposition to the US trade embargo.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
Publication statusPublished - 23 Sept 2015


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