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Pope Benedict XVI names US archbishops among 22 new cardinals.
Pope Benedict XVI named six new cardinals on Wednesday, hailing from Lebanon, the Philippines, Nigeria, Colombia, India and the United States.
Pope Benedict has appointed six cardinals from non-European countries, who will eventually help elect his successor.
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Cardinals follow the Eucharist for the Solemnity of Epiphany lead by Pope Benedict XVI (not pictured) on January 6, 2012 at St Peter's basilica at the Vatican.

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