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LOOK: Pope Francis’ popemobile for Thailand November 20-23 visit

Buhay OFW

LOOK: Pope Francis’ popemobile for Thailand November 20-23 visit

Here are photos of ‘popemobile’ that will be used by Pope Francis when he visits Thailand on November 20-23. Photos are from Khaosod English.

In line with security protocols applied in other papal visits, the open-air ‘popemobile’ for Pope Francis’ trip to the kingdom on Nov. 20 to 23 will not feature bulletproof glass. A representative for Thailand’s Catholic mission said he sacrificed safety for the sake of proximity with the people, the news said.

“Yes, it’s dangerous, but he doesn’t want it because then he wouldn’t be close to the people who want to meet him,” said Valith Saengthong, an official at the Catholic Social Communications of Thailand.

Read more at Khaosod English

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