Kamala Harris, the US vice president, has confirmed two batteries of the Patriot air-defence system have been delivered to Poland amid Russia's ongoing invasion of Ukraine.
The United States is a leader in imposing sanctions on Russia for its invasion of Ukraine, Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, said after a meeting with visiting US Vice President Kamala Harris.
As Putin prepares siege on Kyiv, Bartosz Cichocki, who is the only western ambassador to stay in the Ukrainian capital, warned ‘hundreds will die’ without the necessary help.
The US has confirmed its commitment to Poland and made clear that Putin will suffer severe consequences for his aggressive actions, Mateusz Morawiecki, the prime minister, said after meeting with US Vice-President Kamala Harris in Warsaw.
The need to strengthen Nato's eastern flank has become more urgent since Russia invaded Ukraine, Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, said before a meeting with visiting US vice president, Kamala Harris.
After being sorted by officials in Gdynia, the half a million items of shoes, clothing and bedding are sent to Ukrainian refugees in Poland and those remaining in their homeland.
Close to 1.5 million Ukrainian refugees have crossed the Polish border escaping the war in their country, creating additional pressure on banks as Ukrainians have rushed to exchange their national currency, the CEO of Poland's largest lender has said.
Since February 24, 1.43 million people have crossed the Polish-Ukrainian border into Poland, the Border Guard (SG) tweeted on Thursday morning.
Only a minority of Poles fear that the war in Ukraine could spill over into Poland, a new poll has found.
The Sejm, the lower house of parliament, has passed a bill granting legal residence in Poland for Ukrainian citizens who have fled the war in their country.