President invites ministers, military top brass to discuss Nato summit

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Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, has summoned government ministers and the commanders of the armed forces for a Thursday meeting devoted to an upcoming Nato summit.

"In connection with preparations to the Nato summit (in Vilnius on July 11-12 - PAP), Polish President Andrzej Duda has invited for a meeting tomorrow (Thursday – PAP) the deputy prime minister (and defence minister - PAP) Mariusz Błaszczak, Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau, ambassador (to Nato) Tomasz Szatkowski, the chief of the General Staff (Rajmund Andrzejczak - PAP) and the operational commander of the Polish Armed Forces (Tomasz Piotrowski - PAP)," Jacek Siewiera, head of the presidential National Security Bureau, tweeted on Wednesday.

On Monday, Duda and Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg discussed via telephone the preparations to the Nato summit.