Education Minister Shai Piron will represent Israel in Poland at a ceremony
marking the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising on
Piron is expected to speak at the ceremony, which will take place
in the presence of Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski, Warsaw Mayor Hanna
Gronkiewicz-Waltz, other Polish government officials as well as representatives
of the European Parliament.
During his visit to Poland, Piron will meet
with the Polish education minister and deputy education minister as well as
Polish Deputy Foreign Minister Jerzy Pomianowski and one of the former fighters
of the uprising in Warsaw.
The minister will also attend the pre-opening
ceremony of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews, which is expected to open