Polish soldiers in Iraq have suspended training of Iraqi forces for security reasons, Poland's Armed Forces Operational Command said on Saturday in the wake of serious concerns over the region's stability after a US air strike in Baghdad killed a top Iranian general.
In connection with the recent events in Iraq, President Andrzej Duda has asked the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for detailed information on the situation, announced the National Security Bureau (BBN) in a press release on Friday.
President Andrzej Duda, the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland, has signed a decision extending the presence of Polish military contingents abroad, the National Security Bureau (BBN) has informed.
Polish President Andrzej Duda on Monday told a group of Polish veterans who had fought in Iraq that they contributed to the respect that Poland has gained among its allies over the past 15 years.
A convoy of ten trucks transporting 500 temporary homes valued at PLN 3 mln (EUR 698, 470) is heading from Gdańsk, northern Poland, to Mosul in northern Iraq. The houses are a form of humanitarian aid from the Polish government.
The film, which will take 30 animators a year to draw, is expected to premiere on the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day on 8 May 2020.
The director of Iraq's National Investment Council, Ahmed al-Zubaidi, in Warsaw for a two-day Polish-Iraqi Business and Investment Forum, has said he wants Poland to be more active on the Iraqi market.
The Polish Eaglewatch Foundation helping victims of terrorism in the Middle East plans to increase its assistance to Yazidis in Iraq, PAP was told by Eaglewatch representative Dawid Czyż.
The new project planned by the Polish Humanitarian Action (PAH) in Iraq is aimed at repairing the water supply system destroyed by the war against the Islamic State in the provinces of Nineveh and Salah ad Din. It is co-financed by Poland.
The team of the Polish Humanitarian Action in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region visited the village of Marina on Sunday as part of a relief project for the most needy in the provinces of Dahuk and Irbil.