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WARSAW, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Polish Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Henryka Moscicka-Dendys talked about democratization and development programs for the Eastern Partnership countries talks with U.S. congressional advisers in Warsaw on Wednesday

The talks also touched on Polish-U.S. relations, security policy and economic matters. "We are very happy to have excellent cooperation with the U.S. Senate and Congress," Moscicka-Dendys said.

"We are counting on the fastest possible progress in the last 'difficult' matter in our relations, namely including Poland in the U.S. visa waiver program," she added.

The Americans visiting the Polish Foreign Ministry also met with Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski.

The congressional advisers' study visit to Poland was organized under the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act (MECEA) signed between the U.S. Department of State and Poland's Foreign Ministry. The visiting group's members represent the offices of Republican and Democratic senators and congressmen.

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