VATICAN CITY: Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet Pope Francis on June 10 at the Vatican, with conflicts in Syria and Ukraine likely to top the Holy See’s agenda.
Putin last called on Francis on Nov.25, 2013.
The Vatican spokesman, the Rev. Federico Lombardi, said on Thursday the meeting would take place in the afternoon of June 10; Putin is expected to visit Russia’s pavilion at the Expo world’s fair in Milan, where June …read more
Source: The Gulf Today