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Bush arrives in Bratislava

AIR Force One, carrying US President George Bush, landed safely at M R Štefánik airport in Bratislava shortly before 20:00 on Wednesday, February 23.

President Bush arrived in the Slovak capital from Germany, which was the second stop on his visit to Europe after Belgium.

The US president is scheduled to meet his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, at a summit at Bratislava castle on February 24. Putin is expected to arrive on the morning of February 24.

Compiled by Marta Ďurianová from press reports

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