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Duda reaches out to transatlantic guests

Duda reaches out to transatlantic guests

President-elect Andrzej Duda is planned to receive his first foreign guests next week, meeting Canadian PM Stephen Harper and anticipated Republican candidate for the US presidency, Jeb Bush.

According to Law and Justice PM Krzysztof Szczerski, Duda is “initially” slated meet Harper, who will be in Warsaw to meet incumbent Bronisław Komorowski as well as Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz on Tuesday 9 June.

Meanwhile, Republican politician and younger brother of President George W. Bush, Jeb Bush is to travel to Europe ahead of his official campaign announcement on 15 June. He will be visiting Poland, Estonia and Germany.

Bush is expected to be in Poland on Wednesday, and is billed to meet with Duda as well as former Foreign Minister and Parliamentary Speaker Radosław Sikorski.

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