Pope Francis to Draw Millions, Get Heavy Security in Mexico

January 7, 2016 5:43 PM

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Pope Francis is expected to draw 2.3 million spectators at his main event on the outskirts of Mexico City in February.

Government officials in the State of Mexico said 10,000 state police officers will be assigned to keep the peace at a 5.5.-mile (8.8 kilometer) motorcade and rally on Feb. 14.

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