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Poland Willing To Compromise In EU-Russia Dispute


http://gdb.rferl.org/DC1BFDAE-9518-465E-98A1-9AF341896E74_w203.jpg --> http://gdb.rferl.org/DC1BFDAE-9518-465E-98A1-9AF341896E74_mw800_mh600.jpg Polish Foreign Minister Anna Fotyga (left, file photo) (epa) December 14, 2006 -- Polish Foreign Minister Anna Fotyga says she hopes Poland will be able to lift its opposition to talks on a new partnership accord between the EU and Russia by the end of this year.


Poland has vetoed the start of negotiations on the accord because of a Russian import ban on some Polish food products.


Fotyga, who is due to attend an EU summit in Brussels today, said Poland is willing to reach a compromise in the name of European solidarity.


(Reuters)

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