The US Secretary of State with meet with the Minister of Foreign Affairs Jacek Czaputowicz to discuss energy and security. The visit coincides with the anniversary of the fall of communism in Poland and its Central European neighbours in 1989.
The Polish Foreign Minister, Jacek Czaputowicz announced on Monday that around 60 delegations, including ten from Middle East countries and all EU member states, had confirmed their participation in the Middle East conference in Warsaw on Feb. 13 and 14.
Security, including energy security, will be the main theme of next week's Warsaw talks between US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz, the US Department of State informed PAP on Friday.
Poland has joined a group of EU countries which have recognised Juan Guaido as the interim president of Venezuela, Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz announced in Brussels on Monday.
After Poland regained independence after the First World War, diplomatic relations with the US were established in 1919. The location of the event was not accidental: the Hotel Bristol is where pianist-turned-prime minister Ignacy Jan Paderewski, who worked closely with US President Woodrow Wilson, held meetings of the new Polish government in 1918.
The prospects for cooperation within the Council of Europe and the UN Security Council (UNSC) were the focus of talks between Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz and French Minister for European Affairs Nathalie Loiseau in Warsaw on Tuesday.
Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz would like to see the Brexit-related backstop mechanism for Northern Ireland introduced temporarily, preferably for a 5-year period. According to Czaputowicz this would add momentum to the flouting Brexit negotiations.
Averting threats from Russia, EU-US relations and strengthening the EU's economy will be among Poland's foreign policy priorities in 2019, Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz told PAP on Monday.
Ahead of the meeting, Teresa May said: "Today’s talks will agree ambitious steps that build on the landmark joint Defence and Security treaty we signed in Warsaw last year, and set a course for further collaboration in the years ahead.”
British PM Theresa May said before the Polish-British intergovernmental consultations on Thursday that Poland is one of the closest friends and allies of Great Britain and valued the contribution of Polish migrants to her country's development.