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ABC News| Fri Sep 08 11:01:02 EDT 2017
The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Pope Francis is expressing solidarity with earthquake victims in Mexico as well as those in the path of Hurricane Irma. Francis spoke after a mass in Villavicencio, Colombia, where he said he's praying those who had lost loved ones or their homes in the disasters. The pope's visit to Colombia was intended to be a celebration of the country's steps toward peace. But the rising death toll from Irma and the magnitude 8.1 earthquake Thursday night in southern Mexico have somewhat dampened the spirited mood surrounding Francis' visit. Speaking to the disaster victims, the pope said: "I have you in my heart and am praying for you." ——— 1:30..

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