President Duda to meet US President Trump in June

Polish President Andrzej Duda will meet his US counterpart, President Donald Trump in Washington, the White House announced on Wednesday.

Polish Presidential Couple invited to White House: official

The Polish President Andrzej Duda and the First Lady Agata Kornhauser-Duda were officially invited to the White House, announced Krzysztof...

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“President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will welcome President Andrzej Duda and Mrs. Agata Kornhauser-Duda of the Republic of Poland to the White House on June 12, 2019. The visit will reaffirm the longstanding historical and cultural ties between the United States and Poland, particularly in light of the 80th anniversary of the start of World War II later this year. President Trump and President Duda will discuss the growing United States–Poland strategic partnership and a range of mutual interests, including defense, security, energy, and trade matters. The two countries will also celebrate the 20th anniversary of Poland’s membership in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and the 30th anniversary of the fall of communism,” reads a statement released by the White House press secretary.

In response, the head of the Polish President's Office Krzysztof Szczerski, said: "we express satisfaction over the confirmation announced by the White House concerning the date of the presidential couple's visit to Washington.”

Minister Szczerski also added that the Polish president will spend the whole day in Washington before going to Texas, Nevada and Silicon Valley. President Duda will be accompanied by a group of entrepreneurs and representatives of start-ups.

This will be President Duda’s second official visit to the White House.