The governments of Poland and France have decided to cover the costs of last week's rescue operation on Pakistan's Nanga Parbat mountain, Anna Solska, widow of Polish mountaineer Tomasz Mackiewicz announced on Facebook on Friday.
The French Foreign Ministry on Monday expressed its recognition for the heroism of Polish climbers who rescued French mountaineer Elisabeth Revol from Nanga Parbat mountain peak in Pakistan.
Our thoughts go out to Tomasz Mackiewicz and his family, PM Mateusz Morawiecki tweeted on Sunday, commenting on Sunday's failed rescue of Polish Himalayan climber Tomasz Mackiewicz from the Naga Parbat peak.
An operation to rescue two climbers, Poland's Tomasz Mackiewicz and France's Elisabeth Revol, trapped near the Nanga Parbat summit in Pakistan, will begin on Saturday morning, the Polish Mountaineering Association announced on its website on Friday.
Fifty eight sportspeople have made the grade to represent Poland at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
Ninety six percent of foreign visitors to Poland in 2017, who completed a Polish Tourist Organisation (POT) questionnaire, were satisfied with their stay.
Polish ski jumper Kamil Stoch won this year's edition of the Four Hills ski-jumping Tournament after placing first in the fourth leg in Bischofshofen, Austria, on Saturday. Stoch also won the first three legs of this year's competition.
Poland's Kamil Stoch won the third leg of the Four Hills ski-jumping Tournament in Innsbruck, Austria, on Thursday. He leads the Four Hills standings with 64.5 points.