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Pope Francis releases a dove after a meeting with Chaldean Catholics in Tbilisi (CNS)

Francis asks Jesus to free humanity from ‘every division and evil’

Pope Francis, flanked by Georgian Orthodox Patriarch Ilia II, 2nd left, and Georgian President Georgi Margvelashvili, 2nd right, reviews honour guards shortly after landing in Tbilisi this morning. The pontiff is traveling to Georgia and Azerbaijan for a three-day visit. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)

Pope Francis made the address after a private meeting with the Georgian president

Georgian Orthodox Patriarch Ilia II, left, greets Pope Francis during welcoming ceremony shortly upon his landing in Tbilisi, Georgia, today  (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)

Pope Francis’s three-day trip is unlikely to be win-win

An Italian Carabinieri police officer salutes as Pope Francis arrives to board an airplane in Rome's Fiumicino international airport, on his way to Tbilisi, Georgia. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

The visit shows improved ties between the Holy See and the two former Soviet republics

Pope Francis steps out from the plane as he arrives in Poland earlier this year (AP)

The Pope’s first meeting is with President Giorgi Margvelashvili in Tbilisi, Georgia, today

Cardinal Kasper: the Buenos Aires letter doesn't back his proposal (CNS photo/Paul Haring)

Amoris Laetitia is destined to be forgotten

Its ambiguity cannot be retroactively clarified by private letters

Archbishop Charles Chaput amongst the bishops taking time to study the Pope's teachings (CNS)

Bishops in the US say they are taking time to understand the Pope’s apostolic exhortation on marriage and the family

South Korean activists shout slogans at an anti-nuclear rally (CNS)

Following North Korea’s fifth nuclear test, the Vatican fears for stability in the region

Photo taken Sept. 14, 2016, shows the rubble of destroyed buildings in the Bani Zeid district of Syria's Aleppo. (PA)

Pope Francis condemns bombardment of Aleppo

The Pope decried the assault on Syria at his general audience after another night of heavy bombing in Aleppo

Pope Francis and Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz travel in one of the Volkswagen Golfs (AP)

The vehicles were used to transport the Pontiff during his visit to Poland in July