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McDonald's opens near Vatican City despite protests from cardinals

Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 05:50

While it lies outside the Holy See's walls, those popping in for a burger and chips at the new McDonald's outlet now have a good view of the papal apartment windows.


MCDONALD'S is dishing up "hallowed" hamburgers after the Vatican backed it in a fight with cardinals over a new outlet at the foot of the tiny city state in Rome.

Big Macs were being scoffed with glee on Tuesday at the US fast food giant a stone's throw from Saint Peter's

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