Pope ends historic Brazil tour

Pope Francis has left Brazil with Rio still pulsating with excitement after an historic beachfront Mass for more than 3 million people in which he challenged young people to build a new world based on tolerance and love.

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Pope Francis arrives in Brazil for first foreign trip

Pope Francis has arrived in Brazil to mark the start of his first international trip as pontiff.

A week long series of events to mark the arrival of the first non-European Pope is expected to attract more than a million young people from around the world.

Brazil correspondent Nick Ravenscroft reports:

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