Saint Peter's Basilica, seen from across the Piazza San Pietro, is part of the Roman Catholic enclave that is the world's smallest state.
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CIA World Factbook
A detailed list of facts and figures for The Holy See.
U.S. State Department Notes
This document describes the history, government, politics and economy of The Holy See.
Select Internet sites and Web publications:
The Vatican News Service
The Holy SeeChristus Rex: Catholic News and Art
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The Washington Post
The Associated Press