Polish President Andrzej Duda laid flowers on Friday at Warsaw's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in tribute to more than 20,000 Polish prisoners of war executed by the NKVD Soviet secret police in Katyn, western Russia, and other locations in the spring of 1940.
Polish President Andrzej Duda signed on Wednesday an agreement on the participation of a Polish Military Contingent in the new operation "Irini" aimed at counteracting the smuggling of arms to Libya, the National Security Bureau (BBN) said.
President Andrzej Duda on Tuesday signed into law an amended health act designed to facilitate measures against the coronavirus epidemic. Among other steps, the new laws enable the employment of nurses who have had at least a five-year break in professional activity.
Poland's President Andrzej Duda on Tuesday evening signed into law an anti-crisis shield bill designed to aid enterprise in the face of the ongoing coronavirus epidemic. It reduces financial burdens of enterprises, helps them maintain financial liquidity and protects employment.
President Andrzej Duda on Tuesday signed into law an amendment expanding the competencies of the Polish Development Fund (PFR) in the face of the coronavirus epidemic.
If people can go to shops, they can also go to voting booths given appropriate safety precautions, President Andrzej Duda said during a Monday Q/A session on Facebook.
Senate Speaker Tomasz Grodzki, after a consultation with the Council of Elders, decided to change a Senate sitting on the government's anti-crisis shield from Tuesday to Monday, the Senate Information Centre (CIS) said on Saturday evening.
If the coronavirus epidemic continues to rage and current restrictions are continued, then it may prove impossible to hold the presidential election on May 10, said President Andrzej Duda on Saturday evening.
Two planes from China carrying protective gear for Polish medical services landed in Poland on Thursday, with a third expected later in the day and more air deliveries scheduled in the coming days.
Andrzej Duda told a press conference that the first plane carrying medical equipment from China will land in Poland on Thursday, with more air deliveries expected within days.