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Presidential hopeful Schuster to meet top representatives of Poland

Košice Mayor and Party of Civic Understanding (SOP) head Rudolf Schuster left Slovakia for a two-day visit to Poland April 12. Schuster will meet Polish Prime Minister Jerzy Buzek and Polish President Alexander Kwasniewski. His schedule also comprises talks with former Polish Prime Minister and current chair of the Committee for European Integration of Poland, Tadeus Mazoviecki.

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Coalition only agrees on how to talk. But what will they talk about?

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