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Security tight for Pope Francis' US visit

WASHINGTON D.C. (WAFB) -

Pope Francis has touched down in Washington for his six-day visit stateside. It's the first time the pontiff has visited the U.S.

Security is big at the Vatican Embassy where the Pope is staying Tuesday night. People have been told not to attempt to come into the city Wednesday. 

A parade and special church events are planned and the day starts at the White House for a meeting with President Obama.

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