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LIVE: Pope Francis celebrates Mass for refugees

At 11 a.m., local Rome time, Pope Francis will commemorate the 6th anniversary of his visit to Lampedusa with a Mass at St. Peter's Basilica. 

The pope will especially pray for refugees who died during the voyage, as well as for survivors and those who help them. Some 200 people, including refugees and volunteers, will attend the celebration.