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Pope receives Bruno Joubert, the new French ambassador to the Holy See

There was also an exchanging of gifts as Benedict XVI gave the French delegation medals of his pontificate as well as special rosaries that carry the Vatican seal. The ambassador has a long career serving the French foreign service. In his previous position he was the ambassador to Morocco and he speaks English and Spanish in addition to French. AE CTV JM -BN