Pope Even with his health in question, Pope John Paul II keeps traveling. Today he arrived in Azerbaijan, a Muslim country with fewer than 200 Christians. Later his journey will take him to the Orthodox Christian nation of Bulgaria. Observers believe the Pope is using this trip to help improve the Vatican's relations with the other two religions. NPR's Sylvia Poggioli reports.
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Even with his health in question, Pope John Paul II keeps traveling. Today he arrived in Azerbaijan, a Muslim country with fewer than 200 Christians. Later his journey will take him to the Orthodox Christian nation of Bulgaria. Observers believe the Pope is using this trip to help improve the Vatican's relations with the other two religions. NPR's Sylvia Poggioli reports.