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Vatican disinfects St Peter's Basilica ahead of resumption of worship

The Vatican has started to disinfect St Peter's Basilica as it prepares to welcome worshippers back for masses from May 18. It is not yet known when Pope Francis will next preside over mass in person, although the pontiff has been live-streaming masses since March. The Vatican has confirmed 12 cases of Covid-19 among its residents and staff.

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