The presidents of Poland, Lithuania and Ukraine on Thursday appealed to the international community for sanctions on Russia for its aggressive policy towards Ukraine.
According to unofficial information obtained by PAP, a meeting of Polish officials is planned for Tuesday at which the possibility of triggering Nato's Article 4 will likely be discussed.
Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia on Monday expressed their support of Poland in the most recent escalation of a prolonged migrant crisis on its border to Belarus.
The presidents of Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia said the hybrid attacks on the eastern borders of the EU and NATO were politically motivated by the regime of Alexander Lukashenko.
Polish President Andrzej Duda has said, referring to his Lithuanian counterpart's Sunday visit to Poland, that the union between Poland and Lithuania was the best time for the two nations.
The Polish Foreign Ministry has accused the Belarusian authorities of violating “international norms” with its treatment of Belarus’s Polish minority.
Freedom Defender’s Day, commemorated in Lithuania on the 13th January each year, honours those killed 30 years ago when unarmed civilians in Vilnius stood up to defend Lithuanian independence against Soviet forces attempting to seize control.
President Andrzej Duda has said the Three Seas Initiative could help Poland and Lithuania “rebuild” their economies after the coronavirus pandemic has receded.
The Polish and Lithuanian Presidents Andrzej Duda and Gitanas Nauseda, respectively, have said that bilateral relations have been and will remain stable and friendly and also discussed the situation in Belarus.
The presidents of Poland, Lithuania, and Romania have appealed to the EU to enlarge its aid package designed to help a democratic economic transformation of Belarus.