The Pope brings his message of hope to Brazil's slums

Pope Francis brought his message of hope to one of Rio de Janeiro's shantytowns today, on the fourth day of his trip to Brazil.

He said it was time for the rich of the world to do more to end the inequalities between the have and have-nots.

Later, thousands gathered on Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach ahead of the Pope's arrival.

ITV News' Brazil Correspondent Nick Ravenscroft reports.

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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.