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Pope and top imam embrace in historic meeting at Vatican

May 23, 2016 - 8:33 PM

The first Vatican meeting between the leader of the world s Catholics and the highest authority in Sunni Islam marks the culmination of an improvement in relations between the two faiths

HISTORIC MEETING. Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran (C) receives Ahmad Al-Tayyib (L), the Grand Imam of the Al-Azhar Mosque, for their meeting with Pope Francis (unseen) at the Vatican, Vatican City, May 23, 2016. Photo by Maurizio Brambatti/EPA