Refugees' Joy Aboard Papal Plane Captured in Pope Francis' Video

April 17, 2016 3:58 PM

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A video posted to Pope Francis' Instagram account Sunday revealed the three Syrian refugee families he brought from the Greek island of Lesbos back to the Vatican with him this weekend.

In the video, Pope Francis greeted the families before they boarded. The three families of Muslim Syrian refugees are made up of 12 people, including six children.

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