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Pope Francis meets child 'lookalike' at Carnival

27 February 2014 Last updated at 02:32 GMT

Pope Francis kissed a toddler dressed as a mini pope during a procession in Rome to celebrate the Carnival.

During Carnival children often go out dressed in pirate or princess costumes. This little boy's grandmother made sure he was going to stand out from the crowd.

Claudia Redmond reports.

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