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Pope Francis greets journalists aboard plane bound for Myanmar

Pope Francis greeted journalists travelling with him on the papal plane as he travelled to Myanmar on his Apostolic Journey.

Aboard the papal plane bound for Myanmar, Pope Francis briefly greeted the journalists accompanying him on his 21st Apostolic Journey.

He thanked them for their accompaniment and work, which, he said, "always bears fruit".

The Pope also wished them a safe trip and said, "They say it is too hot now [in Myanmar]. I'm sorry, but may it be fruitful nonetheless."

27 November 2017, 10:37