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Pope Francis receives the Queen of England

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The designation of Bergoglio did not go unnoticed in the United Kingdom, is attentive to the position that kept the Jesuit around the Malvinas issue

Queen Elizabeth II, head of the Anglican Church of England, visits the Pope Francisco at the Vatican, met a day after the 32nd anniversary of the War of the Falkland Islands.

The monarch and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh arrived in Rome at the invitation of Italian President Giorgio Napolitano.

The meeting, the first between Queen Elizabeth II and Pope, came a day after the 32nd anniversary of the war between Argentina and the United Kingdom over the Falkland Islands, a territory that the religious, in 2012, as Archbishop of Buenos Aires, considered "usurped".

traslation: Belén Zapata