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Pope Francis comforts a child during a brief, unscheduled stop at a children's hospital in Bangui (AP)

The Pontiff took boxes of medicine donated by a Rome hospital

Pope Francis waves to the crowd at the Central Mosque in Bangui on Monday (AP)

Francis delivered a homily at Mass in a Bangui stadium, the final engagement of his visit to Africa

Pope Francis waves to the crowd on the occasion of his visit at the Central Mosque in Bangui's Muslim enclave today. A churchgoer was shot dead yesterday  (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)

Pontiff advised against travelling to Catholic church after Massgoers attacked with machine gun

Nuns join climate justice activists at a plaza in Manila, Philippines on Sunday, a day ahead of the start of the U.N. climate change conference, known as the COP21 summit (CNS photo/Simone Orendain)

Lay faithful, priests and religious join marches around the world

Pope Francis (AP)

Mass is taking place in Barthélémy Boganda Stadium

Pope Francis is welcomed by Imam Tiding Moussa Naibi in the PK5 neighbourhood (AP)

The Holy Father visited the PK5 Muslim enclave in the Central African Republic’s capital

Pope Francis opens the Holy Door in Bangui cathedral (AP)

The Pontiff opened the Holy Door at Bangui Cathedral on Sunday

Clergy outside Notre Dame Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Bangui (CNS)

Holy Father celebrates Mass in Central African Republic

Crowds cheer as Pope Francis arrives in Bangui (AP)

Francis has arrived in war-torn Central African Republic on the final leg of his tour of Africa

Pope Francis is undertaking a six-day trip to Africa (AP)

Holy Father expected to depart for the Central African Republic