Pope visits Armenia's closed border with Turkey on last day

June 26, 2016 3:36 AM

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YEREVAN, Armenia – Pope Francis is wrapping up his trip to Armenia with a liturgy in the Apostolic cathedral celebrated by his Orthodox hosts and a visit to Armenia's closed border with Turkey.

Francis has said he would love to see the border reopened, given his longstanding call for countries to build bridges, not walls, at their frontiers.

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