Polish, US presidents discuss upcoming visit to Poland

White House Deputy Press Secretary Judd Deere said the president and first lady were eagerly awaiting their visit to Poland. /PAP/EPA

Polish President Andrzej Duda held a telephone conversation on Wednesday with his American counterpart, Donald Trump, during which they talked about the upcoming visit of the US president to Poland, presidential aide Krzysztof Szczerski has said.

"I confirm that both presidents held a telephone conversation which concerned the upcoming visit of President Trump to Warsaw. Trump called Duda, and discussed the details of the visit, as well as the political message that should accompany it," Szczerski said.

The discussion was announced by the IAR Information Agency, which cited White House Deputy Press Secretary Judd Deere as saying the president and first lady were eagerly awaiting their visit to Poland.

President Trump will arrive in Poland in the evening on August 31. On September 1 on Warsaw's Pilsudski Square, he will take part in ceremonies marking the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of World War Two along with Polish President Andrzej Duda and German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, where he will also give a speech. September 2 will be a day of bilateral meetings: face-to-face talks are planned between President Duda and Trump along with plenary talks of delegations and a meeting between Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and Trump.