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Pope's Health / Surgery #781428

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 25, 2005
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Rome/Vatican: David Wright) Pope John Paul II's health following his surgery updated; scenes shown of people praying; details given about whether the pope's condition will undermine his ability to lead the church. [Vatican spokesman Joaquin NAVARRO-VALLS†- reviews the pope's days.] ["La Repubblica" correspondent Marco POLITI†- states if it should last, there will be voices about resignation.] [Pontifical University of Holy Cross Father John WAUCK†- says we are becoming used to a "reduced" pope.]

Jennings, Peter;
Wright, David

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