Russia’s ambassador to Poland could have avoided a dousing in red paint during a ceremony at a Soviet military memorial in Warsaw, if he had followed the advice of the Polish Foreign Ministry to avoid the event, Mateusz Morawiecki, the prime minister, has said.
Donald Tusk, the leader of Poland’s main opposition party, has told thousands of people in central Warsaw rallying against a new media law that they can “sweep away” the current “power”, if they work in solidarity.
Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, has condemned an anti-Semitic demonstration in the central Polish town of Kalisz during which a copy of a 13th-Century edict conferring rights and privileges on the city's Jewish population was burnt.
Polish public sector employees on Saturday demonstrated against low wages in front of the Family and Labour Ministry and in several other places around Warsaw.
Animal protection organisations held a March for Animals in Warsaw on Monday to mark World Animal Day (Oct. 4).
Poland's medics marched through the streets of Warsaw on Saturday, demanding higher wages and better working conditions as the country faces a fourth wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.
A Polish man who was stabbed during demonstrations against a planned gay-rights march in Tbilisi on Monday is in a stable condition after undergoing surgery, a Polish deputy foreign minister said on Tuesday.
A Polish man was injured in a knife attack during demonstrations against a planned gay-rights march in the Georgian capital, Tbilisi.
The Polish National Union of the State Medical Rescue Service organised demonstrations in several cities for June 30, among others in Warsaw, Katowice, Krakow, Wroclaw and Olsztyn.
Poland’s Foreign Ministry has summoned Russia’s ambassador to Poland demanding that Russia withdraw its decision. Two other diplomats from Sweden and Germany are also reported to have been expelled for apparently attending the protests.