By waging his history campaign against Poland, Russian President Vladimir Putin aims to alienate NATO members, Poland and Israel, Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki told Polish public radio on Thursday.
Leading commentator for daily newspaper Haartz, Anshel Pfeffer, wrote that despite Putin’s ‘vast propaganda network portraying the Red Army as liberators’, Israel “was always going to side with Vladimir Putin” and that Poland was “a victim of Holocaust geopolitics.”
The Israeli ambassador to Poland, Ben Zvi, said on Thursday that the Polish president's voice must be heard in Israel and the United States, as he referred to President Andrzej Duda's decision not to attend the World Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem on January 23.
President Andrzej Duda slammed the ruling that Poland will not be allowed to address the 5th World Holocaust Forum at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem on January 23 whilst Putin and others will.
Israeli Ambassador to Poland Alexander Ben Zvi conveyed his best wishes on Twitter on Sunday on the occasion of the forthcoming Hanukkah and Christmas holidays.
Hungarian budget airline Wizz Air has launched new flight connections from Gdansk, northern Poland, Katowice, southern Poland and Warsaw to Ukraine, Norway and Israel, the carrier said on Monday.
Israel's ambassador to Poland Alexander Ben Zvi said on Saturday that although anti-Semitism manifests itself in Poland, it is totally untrue to call Poland an anti-Semitic country.
Alexander Ben-Zvi, the new Israeli ambassador to Poland, tweeted on Wednesday that he wants to target the future of mutual relations and further exchange between Israeli and Polish companies.
Nine Polish citizens, honoured with the Righteous Among the Nations distinction for helping Jews during World War Two, and a Polish state delegation met with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin in Jerusalem on Wednesday.
The centre of gravity for any trip to Płońsk is the house on the market square in which Ben-Gurion, the father and founder of Israel and the country’s first prime minister, lived as a child before he left for Ottoman-controlled Palestine in 1906 at the age of 20.