The Latest on Pope Francis’ visit to Egypt (all times local):
12:05 p.m.
Pope Francis is leaving a military run stadium in Cairo where he led Mass for some 15,000 Egyptian Catholics on the second and final day of a historic visit to Egypt, where Christians have been targeted by Islamic militants.
The Mass was conducted in Latin, Italian and Arabic amid scenes of jubilation and tight security, with police out in force and helicopters hovering over the site.
Members of the congregation waved Holy See and Egyptian flags and swayed to the music of hymns.
Children in ancient Egyptian costumes lined up in front of the makeshift altar in the middle of the grass pitch.
The Pope’s visit to mainly Muslim Egypt is meant in part to comfort Egypt’s Christians following a spate of deadly attacks against them by Islamic militants.
10:55 a.m.
Pope Francis is urging Egypt’s …
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