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Pope to visit Armenia in June?

March 18, 2016

The possibility of a papal trip to Armenia in June is under discussion at the Vatican, Father Federico Lombardi has disclosed.

The papal spokesman said that possible arrangements are being discussed for a trip during the latter part of June. No schedule has been set, he said.

Father Lombardi said that reports circulating in the media, saying that the Pope would visit Armenia from June 22 to 26, were inaccurate. He advised reporters to wait for an official announcement in order to avoid confusion.

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