This ad shows Pope Benedict XVI and Dr. Ahmed al Tayyeb, the grand sheikh of Cairo's Al Azhar Mosque. This image was pulled from the campaign after a complaint by the Vatican. POLL: Do these Benetton ads go to far? VOTE NOW! (Farbica)
November 17, 2011 12:10:56 PM PST
VATICAN CITY - November 17, 2011 --
The Vatican is taking legal action against the Benetton clothing company to prevent the circulation of an ad featuring a fake photo montage of Pope Benedict XVI kissing a top Egyptian imam on the lips.