2019-07-01 14:39:00

Peskov unaware whether Putin plans to invite Pope to Russia

Moscow, July 1, Interfax - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov has promised to find out whether Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to invite Pope Francis to Russia during his upcoming visit to the Vatican.

Asked on Monday whether the Pope would be invited to Russia during Putin's visit to the Vatican, Peskov replied, "I'm still not in a position to answer this question. Still haven't gotten around to starting preparations. I'll find out by tomorrow."