Poland's defence minister has pledged the state’s support for members of the army and the Border Guard working on the Polish-Belarusian border after a number of ex-military commanders signed a public letter saying that events on the border were a blow to "military honour."
Poland plans to increase the size of its armed forces to 250,000 through a new national defence act that was unveiled on Tuesday.
At a ceremony in the Polish capital marking Armed Forces Day on Sunday, President Andrzej Duda vowed his country would "most certainly" abide by the provisions of the North Atlantic Treaty, including Article 5 on collective defence.
The Polish Army is returning to eastern Poland in renewed strength after spending years deployed in the west of the country, President Andrzej Duda has said.
The creation of an EU army will “weaken” the armies of Nato’s member states, Poland’s deputy foreign minister said on Thursday.
Poles have most faith in the Polish Army and the least confidence in the country's Constitutional Tribunal, according to a new opinion poll.
Two thousand Polish soldiers will be assigned to 600 hospitals where they will assist in administrative matters including reporting on free beds for COVID-19 patients, Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak tweeted on Wednesday.
The Polish Army is taking over the sample collection points for coronavirus testing, thanks to which medical staff will be able to focus on helping patients, National Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak tweeted on Wednesday.
The armed forces of Poland, Lithuania and Ukraine must cooperate and, in the face of the Russian invasion of Crimea, they need to draw conclusions and boost their strength, Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak said in Lublin, eastern Poland, on Friday.
My task as the head of the Ministry of Defence is to make the Polish Army grow in size, and this is happening, said Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak during the inauguration of the academic year at the Military University of Land Forces (AWL) in Wroclaw.