Pope to visit Palestine and Israel in November
Published Friday 04/10/2013 (updated) 08/10/2013 14:23
Pope Francis appears on the balcony of St. Peter's Basilica after being
elected by the conclave of cardinals, at the Vatican, March 13, 2013.
JERUSALEM (Ma’an) -- Pope Francis plans to visit the Holy Land in November, Hebrew-language Israeli daily Maariv reported Friday.
The pope's tour is set to include sites in both the occupied West Bank as well as Israel, according to the report.
Maariv reported that the visit follows a series of meetings between representatives of Israel and the Vatican.