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    Polish Defense Ministry Says No Obstacles for NATO Summit in Warsaw

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    A spokesman for the Polish Defense Ministry stated that there are no risks, related to the organization of the NATO summit in Warsaw, all the preparations are carried out in accordance with the plan of preparations.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A spokesman for the Polish Defense Ministry said Friday that the organization of the forthcoming NATO summit in Warsaw would not be threatened by any negative factors.

    "Today, there are no risks, related to the organization of the summit, all the preparations are carried out in accordance with the plan [of preparations]," Bartlomiej Misiewicz was quoted as saying by the TVN24 broadcaster.

    According to the estimates of the ministry, the summit will be the largest in the history of the alliance with the participation of some 2,000 people from both NATO member states and non-member countries.

    The Warsaw NATO Summit 2016 will take place on July 8-9, where members of the alliance are set to discuss increasing military activities on NATO's eastern flank.

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