Pope Francis addressed journalists in a remarkably relaxed manner at a press conference aboard the Papal Aircraft.
He tackled the sensitive issues of gay priests, women priests and the problems of paedophilia within the Roman Catholic Church.
ITV News Correspondent Paul Davies reports:
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