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President Biden is scheduled to meet with Pope Francis on Friday, and while the encounter was originally set to be broadcast live, that will no longer be the case as the Vatican canceled those plans without providing a reason.

It has been common practice for the Vatican to have live television broadcasts when heads of state visit. In addition to Biden, the Pope is scheduled to meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday, The Associated Press reported.

Both presidents will be in Rome for a G20 meeting taking place this weekend. The Vatican said that rather than have live coverage, it will provide media outlets with edited footage of the meeting after …

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