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Pope's wrist operation 'went well'

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Agence-France Presse is reporting:

Pope's wrist operation 'went well': regional leader

AOSTA, ITALY - Pope Benedict XVI's operation for a fractured wrist on Friday "went well," the president of the Val d'Aosta region said in televised remarks.

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"Everything went well" in the operation performed with a local anaesthetic in the hospital in Aosta, northern Italy, where the pope is on holiday, said Augusto Rollandin.

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