Watchers of papal affairs believe Pope Francis is unlikely to receive a visit from Chinese President Xi Jinping. Photo: EPA

Chinese President Xi Jinping ‘unlikely to observe leaders’ custom’ and meet pope during visit to Italy

  • Beijing says it is unaware of plans for Xi to visit the Vatican
  • Such a move would run contrary to China’s religious affairs policy
Topic |   Religion in China

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Watchers of papal affairs believe Pope Francis is unlikely to receive a visit from Chinese President Xi Jinping. Photo: EPA
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