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Pope Francis walks alone through Auschwitz

Jul 29, 2016 - 4:00 PM

3rd UPDATE The Argentine pontiff leads prayers for the 1 1 million mostly Jewish victims murdered at the camp

SILENT VISIT. Pope Francis visits the former German Nazi concentration and extermination camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau in Brzezinka, Poland, July 29, 2016. Photo by Daniel Dal Zennaro/EPA

Pope Francis to visit Auschwitz camp

Mar 12, 2016 - 11:59 PM

This will be part of the pontiff s visit to Poland in July when he will chair World Youth Day

Pope Francis arrives to celebrate the First Vespers in Saint Peter's Church, Vatican City, 11 April 2015. EPA/ETTORE FERRARI