Pope's schedule for final day of Holy Land visit

May 26, 2014 6:29 AM

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Pope Francis is on a three-day trip to the Holy Land aimed at marking an improvement in Catholic-Orthodox relations but which is also seeing him navigate some of the region's most intractable conflicts, from Israeli-Palestinian tensions to the civil war in neighboring Syria.

8:15 a.m. (0515 GMT, 1:15 a.m. EDT): Visit to the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem, Muhammad Ahmad Hussein, at the Al-Aqsa mosque complex in Jerusalem's Old City followed by a visit to the Dome of the Rock. The mosque compound is built on Judaism's holiest site, where the biblical First and Second Temples a...

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