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Pope washes, kisses feet of criminals

The closed-door visit to Paliano prison outside Rome saw the 80-year-old pontiff kneel before a small group of inmates, pouring water over their feet, drying them with a towel and bending to kiss them in an age-old Easter tradition.

Ten inmates, including two Chinese nationals facing illegal drugs charges, were killed while the Parañaque City Jail warden was seriously injured when a grenade exploded as violence erupted inside the detention facility Thursday night.

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