Pope pays Iraq a historic, but controversial visit as COVID surges

Baghdad — Pope Francis arrived in Iraq's capital on Friday for the first-ever papal visit to the country. The pontiff's decision to end his personal coronavirus lockdown and leave Italy for the first time in more than a year with a visit to Iraq has proven as controversial as it is historic.

CBS News correspondent Chris Livesay, who traveled with the pope from Rome to Baghdad, reports that Iraq is currently seeing a spike in COVID-19 infections, and there are also concerns over the...