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LIVE: Pope Francis to address the United Nations General Assembly

Published: Sep. 24, 2015 at 12:51 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 25, 2015 at 2:26 PM CDT
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NEW YORK (AP) - Pope Francis has entered the United Nations General Assembly hall to applause.

His stop at the U.N. is part of a three-city trip to the U.S.

He arrived a bit early for his scheduled speech before the international body and stood in a corridor outside, chatting with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Then his arrival was announced, and he and Ban walked into the crescent-shaped chamber together.

The pope is sitting in a beige chair with a high back, where world leaders sit before they address the world body.

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