Philippine leader meets pope at Vatican

Philippine leader meets pope at Vatican
Philippine leader meets pope at Vatican

Her trip came just days after she abolished the death penalty in her country, a move warmly welcomed by the Vatican. Her office said she would tell the pope she acted "in the name of life for a world of peace and harmony."

The Vatican announced the meeting, but gave no immediate details of their talks.

The Philippines is a predominantly Roman Catholic country, according to the AP.

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