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Poland Foresees Quick End To Russia Meat Dispute


http://gdb.rferl.org/5FF25547-BB28-46C5-87B1-2D4739862097_w203.jpg --> http://gdb.rferl.org/5FF25547-BB28-46C5-87B1-2D4739862097_mw800_mh600.jpg Polish President Lech Kaczynski (file photo) (AFP) December 15, 2006 -- Polish President Lech Kaczynski said today Poland's veto on EU talks on a partnership agreement with Russia could be lifted within days.


Poland blocked the start of the negotiations because of a Russian ban on imports of Polish meat and some other food products.


Kaczynski, speaking after a European Union summit in Brussels, said final proposals had been submitted to EU president Finland, but gave no details.


(Reuters, AP)

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