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President Obama to Meet With Pope

 
President Obama to Meet With Pope
Posted January 21st, 2014 @ 10:14am by KFBK News

President Barack Obama will meet with Pope Francis at the Vatican as part of a European trip scheduled for March.

The White House says Mr. Obama "looks forward to discussing with Pope Francis their shared commitment to fighting poverty and growing inequality" during their March 27 meeting.

The president also plans to meet with the Italian president and prime minister.

Obama's trip begins March 24 in The Hague, Netherlands, where he will participate in a nuclear security summit hosted by the Dutch government and meet with Dutch leaders.

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