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Genscher to visit Bratislava

FORMER German Foreign Minister Hans-Dietrich Genscher will arrive in Bratislava March 1 to take part in the launch of the Association of Slovak-German Friendship, the SITA news agency reported.

Genscher will meet with Slovak Prime Minister Mikuláš Dzurinda and Foreign Minister Eduard Kukan and also with the former Slovak President Rudolf Schuster.

Genscher will close his visit with a speech to the general assembly of the Association of Slovak-German Friendship.

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