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Argentina President Fernandez becomes godmother to same-sex couple’s child
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In a rare ceremony for the Catholic Church in Argentina, President Cristina Fernandez became godmother to a same-sex couple’s baby.

The president was asked to be godmother to Uma as a way of thanks for signing a law legalising gay marriage in 2010.

The Vatican has yet to comment on the baptism.

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