With this year's defence spending at 3.9 percent of GDP, Poland is in the lead in Nato, Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, said on the eve of a Nato summit.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the prime minister, has told Polish ambassadors that it was Russia's invasion of Ukraine and its consequences which have made the world listen more cautiously to Poland and other East European countries.
Poland’s defence minister has called for support for Ukraine to be coordinated so that it meets the expectations of the Eastern European country.
The volume of crude oil being sent from Russia to Eastern Europe and Germany through the Druzhba pipeline has been brought back to scheduled levels, Polish pipeline operator PERN has said.
Poland's foreign minister said on Thursday that he and other ministers in Eastern Europe had learned of the USA's change of position over the Nord Stream 2 pipeline from the media and awaited clarification from Washington.
Addressing a session marking the the 30th anniversary of the Warsaw Stock Exchange, President Andrzej Duda said that it was now the largest one in Eastern Europe.