The Vatican says Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with Pope Francis on June 10 at the Vatican.

Putin last called on Francis on Nov. 25, 2013.

The Vatican spokesman, the Rev. Federico Lombardi, said the meeting would take place in the afternoon of June 10.

Putin is also expected to visit Russia's pavilion at the Expo world's fair in Milan, where June 10 has been slated as Russia's national day.