President Zeman to visit the Vatican in April

13-02-2015 updated

President Miloš Zeman will visit the Vatican in April of this year at the invitation of Pope Francis. According to the internet news site Aktualne.cz the president himself confirmed the visit, which is to take place on April 24th. According to the Czech Ambassador to the Vatican, Pavel Vošalík, the planning of the president’s agenda is in the hands of the head of protocol at Prague Castle, Jiří Forejt, who has in the past been mentioned as a possible successor to Mr. Vošalík.