Xmas marked around the world

Thousands of Christian worshippers and tourists have gathered around the world to mark Christmas Day.

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Pope marks the nativity at Christmas Eve holy mass

Pope Benedict XVI celebrated a late Christmas night holy mass at St. Peter's Basilica in Rome to mark the nativity of Jesus Christ.

Pilgrims, tourists and Romans gathered to watch the Pope light a Christmas peace candle from the windowsill of his private studio and witness the inauguration of a Nativity scene.

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