Demonstrations amid the pandemic will cost many people their lives and those who promote them and take part in them bring about a collective danger and commit a grave crime, Jarosław Kaczyński, leader of Poland's conservative ruling party Law and Justice (PiS) said on Tuesday.
Ruling party Law and Justice (PiS) leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski is against introducing a state of natural disaster in Poland in connection with the second wave of COVID-19. Kaczynski said in a press interview that the main aim now was support for the health services.
On Friday afternoon a meeting of the Council of Ministers was held in the form of a videoconference, announced the Prime Minister's Office. This was the first government meeting in its new composition.
The current reshuffle will streamline the Polish government's work by cutting red tape and costs, which in turn will help Poland to better overcome the effects of the coronavirus crisis, PM Mateusz Morawiecki said on Tuesday.
Polish President Andrzej Duda appointed new ministers for the reshuffled Mateusz Morawiecki cabinet on Tuesday afternoon, except for the planned new education and science minister, Przemyslaw Czarnek, who has contracted coronavirus.
Poland's ruling party Law and Justice (PiS) plans to file a bill banning fur farming and the use of animals for entertainment purposes. The legislation is to go to the Sejm (lower house) still this week.
Poland's ruling party Law and Justice leader told participants of a meeting of Catholic broadcasters Radio Maryja and TV Trwam, in Toruń, northern Poland, on Saturday that it was the obligation of Poles to honour Ukrainians who saved Poles during the Volhynia Massacre.
Polish President Andrzej Duda, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and Warsaw Mayor Rafał Trzaskowski paid tribute to the insurgents of the Warsaw Uprising on Friday, a day before the 76th anniversary of the uprising's outbreak.
Talks are continuing and but real decisions concerning the upcoming government reshuffle are yet to be made, Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki told the Polsat News private broadcaster on Friday after the ruling United Right camp's meeting earlier in the day.
Leader of Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party Jarosław Kaczyński told PAP on Tuesday that the result of the EU summit "is a huge success of Poland, since we have achieved as much as possible."