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Pope Benedict XVI visits his native Bavaria on September 11, 2006 in Altoetting, Germany.
Pope Benedict XVI visits his native Bavaria on September 11, 2006 in Altoetting, Germany.

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Pope Benedict's German background has always been a talking point. CNN's Fred Pletigen takes a look.

Pope Benedict's German roots

Pope Benedict's German background has always been a talking point. CNN's Fred Pletigen takes a look.