VATICAN CITY - 12 MARCH 2013: (L-R) A Swiss guard and a Vatican gendarme monitor Saint Peter's Basilica during the Pro Eligendo Pontifice Mass, or the Mass for the Election of the Roman Pontiff, with the 115 cardinals that will elect the new Pope, in Vatican City, on March 12, 2013...After the mass, 115 cardinals are set to enter the conclave to elect a successor to Pope Benedict XVI after he became the first pope in 600 years to resign from the role. The conclave will take place inside the Sistine Chapel and will be attended by 115 cardinals as they vote to select the 266th Pope of the Catholic Church.
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