Barack Obama meets Pope Francis for the first time

US President Barack Obama has met Pope Francis for the first time today as he visited the pontiff in Rome.

Barack Obama has met Pope Francis in Rome. Credit: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
It is the first time the US President and pontiff have met. Credit: RTV
Obama is currently on a European tour dominated by the crisis in Ukraine. Credit: RTV

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