Argentinian Catholics celebrate election of Pope Francis

Roman Catholics celebrate at the Metropolitan Cathedral in Buenos Aires
Roman Catholics celebrate at the Metropolitan Cathedral in Buenos Aires Credit: REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian
A Catholic nun claps the news at the Metropolitan Cathedral in Buenos Aires Credit: REUTERS/Agustin Marcarin
Worshippers cheer at the election of Argentine Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio as the new Pope
Worshippers cheer at the election of Argentine Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio as the new Pope Credit: REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian

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Argentine cardinal is new pope

Argentine archbishop Jorge Bergoglio has been elected pope, the first ever from the Americas and the first from outside Europe in more than a millennium.