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Men walk by a two storey tv platform on the St.Peter's Square in the... News PhotoAdult,Building Story,International Landmark,Men,Religion,State of the Vatican City,Vatican,Vertical,WalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPMen walk by a two storey tv platform on the St.Peter's Square in the Vatican on March 1, 2013. Pope Benedict XVI has become the day before the first pope to resign in over 700 years, telling a tearful crowd of faithful that he will now be 'a simple pilgrim' as cardinals on Friday begin preparing for a conclave in the Sistine Chapel to elect his successor. AFP PHOTO / FILIPPO MONTEFORTE (Photo credit should read FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)