Michelle Obama to visit Expo 2015

The White House has confirmed visit of First Lady.

Michelle Obama, her two daughters and her mother, will be visiting Expo 2015 in Milan and Venice during the week from 15-21 June.

According to a report in Italy's daily newspaper La Repubblica she will also promote her fitness campaign “Let's Move It” – now in its fifth year – for healthy eating to combat childhood obesity.

Her programme also includes a stop off at the US military base at Vicenza.