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Pope Francis recovering from abdominal surgery

Pope Francis is recovering in a Rome hospital after undergoing abdominal surgery on Wednesday. The Vatican says surgery to repair a hernia went smoothly, but this latest hospitalization has raised new concerns about the 86-year-old's health. CBS News foreign correspondent Chris Livesay reports from outside the Rome hospital where the pope will stay for several days.
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