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Pope Francis to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump speaking during a National Day of Prayer event at the White House on May 4th - REUTERS

U.S. President Donald Trump speaking during a National Day of Prayer event at the White House on May 4th - REUTERS

04/05/2017 18:38

(Vatican Radio) The Holy See press office announced on Thursday that Pope Francis will meet with U.S. President Donald Trump at the Vatican on the morning of May 24th. The U.S. leader will also meet with Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin and with Archbishop Paul Gallagher, the Holy See foreign minister.

A senior White House official said Donald Trump's first foreign trip as U.S. president will also include visits to Belgium, Israel and Saudi Arabia, as well as Italy and the Vatican.

On May 25th Trump will attend a NATO meeting in Brussels and the following day he will take part in the G7 summit meeting in Sicily.

04/05/2017 18:38