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Pope Francis returns to South America, bringing solidarity message to region's poor

Pope Francis started his week-long return to South America for the first time on Sunday. The pope is visiting Ecuador, Bolivia, and Paraguay specifically because they are among the poorest and most marginal nations in the region.

Riccardo De Luca/AP

History's first Latin American pope returns to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time on Sunday, bringing a message of solidarity with the region's poor, who are expected to turn out in droves to welcome their native son home.

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