U.S. President Barack Obama (L) shakes hands with Pope Francis during a welcoming ceremony at the White House in Washington September 23, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Pope Francis Wednesday urged the United States to help tackle climate change at a "critical moment of history" and called on Americans to build a truly tolerant and inclusive society.About 15,000 people who gathered in bright sunshine on the South Lawn watched Obama greet the 78-year-old pope, who departed from his usual practice and addressed the crowd in English.Francis and Obama were to hold talks in the White House after the ceremony.After the White House meeting, Francis will parade through downtown Washington before a crowd expected to reach tens of thousands.
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