Another group of Polish firefighters has landed in Athens to help fight the severe wildfires that have devastated areas of the country.
Poland's prime minister on Thursday praised Polish firefighters currently in Greece to fight a wave of wildfires that have laid waste to hectares of forests around the Greek capital.
Polish firefighters have saved a Greek village near Athens from wildfires that have laid waste to hectares of forests around the Greek capital.
Polish firefighters sent to Greece to help fight heavy fires in parts of the country will prolong their mission in Greece as requested to do so by the Greek authorities, a Polish government official said on Monday.
A crack team of 143 Polish firefighters is scheduled to begin operations in Evia today as Greece continues to battle against the fires that have ravaged the country.
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Ranking 23rd in the 2021 Bloomberg Innovation Index, Poland advanced by two places since last year’s ranking, putting it ahead of several other EU countries, including the Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia – as well as Greece and Spain.
The items on display come from the Warsaw National Museum’s antiquity collection, which numbers over 18,000 items, making it the leading collection on the ancient world in this part of Europe.
While some EU countries consider Poland ‘safe’ others do not which has caused confusion over varying travel bans and quarantine measures.
Polish Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau on Friday evening extended his sympathy and solidarity to the families of people killed in Turkey and Greece after a strong earthquake struck the Aegean Sea on Friday.