ROME, January 24. /ITAR-TASS/. A blast occurred in a French church in the historical center of Italy’s capital overnight to Friday, Agence France Press reports.
The news agency noted that the explosion occurred on the eve of Francois Hollande’s visit to Vatican starting on Friday. In the course of the upcoming talks with Pope Francis, the French president is expected to make an attempt of smoothing relations between the leadership of France and the Holy See.