Prisoner Releases Customary with Papal Visits. Modern Church

The Cuban government will pardon 3,522 prisoners ahead of Pope Francis’ upcoming visit, the state-run online news outlet reported.

Source: Cuba will pardon 3,522 prisoners before Pope Francis visits

The article explains that Cuba has typically released prisoners in connection with visits from popes. This is the largest release since 1959.

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