Park Greets Pope Francis at Seoul Airport

President Park Geun-hye greeted Pope Francis upon his arrival at Seoul Airport in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province, before he headed to the presidential office of Cheong Wa Dae where he is scheduled to attend an official welcoming ceremony.

Pope Francis is welcomed by President Park Geun-hye at Seoul Airport in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province on Thursday. /Newsis Pope Francis is welcomed by President Park Geun-hye at Seoul Airport in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province on Thursday. /Newsis

The Pope has attracted a lot of media attention for showing humility toward the poor since being elected last year.

The world is curious to see what kind of message he will deliver during his stay in Korea.

Arirang News / Aug. 14, 2014 11:28 KST