President has much to gain from historic meeting but must tread carefully.
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Obama meets Pope for first time Jump to media player US President Barack Obama has met Pope Francis for the first time, on the third leg of the US president's European tour. The two were scheduled to meet for just half an hour, but their private discussion lasted 52 minutes. At the end, they exchanged gifts, with the Pope offering Obama two medallions and a copy of The Ronald Reagan John Paul II alliance against munism is a case in point. They not only worked together – with, of course, the steely Margaret Thatcher – to collapse Soviet hegemony Tags: francis, obama, meeting, kindred, Francis Obama Profiles | Facebook View the profiles of people named Francis . Join Facebook to connect with Francis others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to e Soros, Barack Hillary Clinton orchestrated a coup in the Vatican to overthrow the conservative Pope Benedict replace him with radical leftist Pope Francis, according to a group of Catholic leaders citing