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Pope also kissed hands of Holocaust survivors at Yad Vashem

The Holy Father understands symbolism, and will realise the pressure he has put on Israel

Pope embraced Rabbi Abraham Skorka and Muslim leader Omar Abboud at sacred Jewish site

Holy Father makes moving plea at Holocaust memorial

Francis says Catholics and Jews must work together to create a ‘more just and fraternal world’

The rabbi told reporters that Francis would be able to resist the pressure of different factions