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Background: Canadian Foreign Secretary Mr. Allan Joseph Maceachen, arrived in Warsaw on Monday (29 September) to begin a six-day official visit to Poland.
Mr. Maceachen was greeted on arrival at the airport by a group of high-ranking Polish officials.
During his visit -- which follows soon after United states' President gerald ford's visit to Poland in July -- the canadian Foreign Secretary in scheduled to hold talks with Polish government leaders on bilateral co-operation and a number of unspecified international issues.
Mr. Maceachen is also due to meet Poland's Head of State,Mr. Henryk Jablonski and the Polish communist Party leader, Mr. Edward Gierek.
Mr. Gierek has held his position as Poland's leading government member since the resignation of Premier Wladyslaw Gomulka in December 1970. Under his guidance, Poland has experienced considerable economic growth and has strengthened its relations with western nations.