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Pope Francis Lauds Iran Nuclear Deal

During his Easter address, the pope said he hoped the agreement could be a step toward a more secure world.
Photographer: Filippo Monteforte/Getty Images

Pope Francis wants to give peace with Iran a chance. 

Delivering his Easter message from St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican Sunday, the pope gave his backing to the nuclear deal reached between Iran, the United States, China, Russia, France, the United  Kingdom and Germany.