Poland's prime minister, Mateusz Morawiecki, has said there are “striking" similarities between Russia's invasion of Ukraine and the 1938 Munich agreement, which sacrificed Czechoslovakia to appease Hitler and paved the way for German aggression the following year.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said that Russia will try to capture a third of Ukrainian territory in order to strengthen its negotiating position.
Poland risks being sued for breach of free-market rules enshrined in EU treaties if it imposes an embargo on Russian coal, the government's spokesperson said on Wednesday.
In an interview with TFN, Andriy Ivashko from the Polish Ukrainian Society in Mariupol reveals the horrors of everyday life for civilians living in the besieged city.
The Polish president has stated that Poland, acting in cooperation with its NATO and EU allies, will jointly respond to the Russian brutal aggression and will not leave Ukraine without support.
Jarosław Kaczyński, deputy prime minister for security and head of Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party, said on Tuesday that strict sanctions must be put on Russia from the very start, otherwise it will not retreat from its offensive stance towards Ukraine.
Poland's prime minister on Monday called Russia's recognition of two breakaway republics in eastern Ukraine's Donbas region as independent states "a crass violation of international law."
Poland's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has advised Polish citizens against travelling to Ukraine amid fears of a Russian invasion.
The Polish foreign minister, who officially took up the role as the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office in Vienna on Thursday, has said that he will set off on his first foreign visit to Ukraine to review the situation in the eastern part of the country.
The Polish Foreign Ministry has expressed concerns over the legitimisation of Russia's newly-elected parliamentarians due to the suppression of opposition candidates and the restriction of access to information by Russia's authorities.