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May 26, 2015 9:29 am

Polish Jewish Leaders Say Community is Ready for Dialogue With New President

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Andrzej Duda became Poland's new president on Sunday with 51 percent of the vote. Photo: Twitter.

Leaders of Poland’s Jewish community said Polish Jews are ready to cooperate with the country’s new president.

Andrzej Duda won Sunday’s presidential elections in Poland. Duda, whose father-in-law Julian Kornhauser is a well-known Polish-Jewish poet, garnered 51 percent of the vote, according to official results certified on Sunday night. His opponent, former president Bronislaw Komorowski, received 48 percent of the vote.

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