The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Poland has increased since Wednesday by 1,136 new infections, a new record number, and reached 82,809, the Ministry of Health said on Thursday morning. Another 25 persons have died, bringing the death toll to 2,369.
Polish President Andrzej Duda took part on Wednesday in the 75th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 75), during which he appealed for a declaration of "global solidarity" to overcome current crises in the world and supported human rights in Belarus.
Poland will adopt a long-term model of transforming its mining industry and departing from its reliance on coal, following the example of Germany, agreed a government delegation and mining unions on Thursday morning after hours of talks.
As many as 71 percent of Poles believe their country should support the democratic aspirations of Belarusians while only 20 percent believe Warsaw should remain neutral in Minsk's domestic conflict, according to a survey by the CBOS pollster.
The secret inauguration ceremony of Alexander Lukashenko for his sixth term as President of Belarus shows that his presidency is a problem, and Lukashenko is aware of this, presidential aide Krzysztof Szczerski said on Wednesday.
The number of miners of the Polish Mining Group (PGG) holding an underground protest has grown to over 400 according to unionists.
A non-democratic election cannot result in the recognition of a thus-chosen president, PM Mateusz Morawiecki said on Wednesday, commenting on reports about the swearing in of Belarusian head of state Alexander Lukashenko.
Jelcz and Wojskowe Zakłady Uzbrojenia (WZU), divisions of the Polish Armaments Group (PGZ), will produce tractor units to transport missiles for Poland's Patriot air defence system, PGZ has announced.
A president elected in a non-democratic election cannot be recognised as a legal head of state, the Polish Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday responding to earlier reports about the swearing in of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko.
The presidents of Poland and Italy, Andrzej Duda and Sergio Mattarella, on Wednesday discussed the future of the EU economy after the Covid-19 pandemic and the situation in Belarus, head of the Polish President's Office Krzysztof Szczerski told PAP.