Watch live: Ex-pope departs the Vatican

By Kay Steiger
Thursday, February 28, 2013 10:55 EDT
google plus icon
Pope Benedict XVI waves to thousands of Catholic youths from all over Brazil and Latin America during a ceremony at Sao Paulo's Pacaembu stadium on May 10, 2007. (AFP)
  • Print Friendly and PDF
  • Email this page

NBC News Special Report: Pope Benedict XVI departs the Vatican aboard a helicopter for Castel Gandolfo in Lazio, Italy.

Watch live, broadcast via NBC News on Feb. 28.

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Kay Steiger
Kay Steiger
Kay Steiger is the managing editor of Raw Story. Her contributions have appeared in The American Prospect, The Atlantic, Campus Progress, The Guardian, In These Times, Jezebel, Religion Dispatches, RH Reality Check, and others. You can follow her on Twitter @kaysteiger.
By commenting, you agree to our terms of service
and to abide by our commenting policy.