The presidents of Poland and the US, Andrzej Duda and Donald Trump, signed a joint declaration in Washington on Wednesday on increasing the US military presence in Poland. FULL TEXT >>>
Both the United States and Poland reaffirmed their commitment to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), including the commitments made in Articles 3 and 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty, as the cornerstone of defence relations.
May be of interest to you Joint Declaration on Defense Cooperation Regarding U.S. Force Posture in Poland Remark by President Andrzej Duda at the Polish-American Reception Statement by Andrzej Duda at the joint conference with Donald Trump The US plans to increase its current military presence in Poland by 1,000 soldiers in the near future, reads the document. Currently there are some 4,500 US soldiers deployed in Poland.
President Andrzej Duda and Donald Trump declared that they look forward to growing and enhancing defence cooperation in the years ahead.
The Polish presidential couple was received at the White House by President Trump and American First Lady Melania Trump. This was Andrzej Duda's second visit to the White House in the last 10 months.
In the afternoon, the presidential couple attended a reception at the White House, organised by the US president and his wife.
(PAP/ own information)