Poland will be responsible for an evacuation operation that will ensure safe transport for 300 Afghan citizens who have cooperated with NATO in recent years, Poland's prime minister wrote on Facebook on Friday.
The Polish foreign and defence ministers and their Nato counterparts have discussed the conclusion of the Resolute Support mission and the withdrawal of allied forces from Afghanistan.
Poland has received an official invitation from NATO to carry out coronavirus vaccinations at the military bloc's headquarters in Brussels, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki announced on Sunday.
During an EU video summit, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki argued that if "strategic autonomy" is misunderstood by Poland's allies, it might negatively affect transatlantic relations, the Brussels-based portal Politico has reported.
On Friday, President Andrzej Duda and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, in their first talks this year, discussed transatlantic relations under the new US presidency.
President Andrzej Duda and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg are in talks on regional security in the context of developments in Belarus, Duda aide Krzysztof Szczerski tweeted on Tuesday.
President Andrzej Duda, following his Sunday victory in the run-off vote, has received scores of congratulatory messages from world leaders, including the US, Slovenian and Slovak presidents, as well as British prime minister.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Monday that he had talked with President Andrzej Duda about NATO's response to COVID-19, as well as about transatlantic ties, ahead of the Polish president's visit to Washington.
Dispatched by Warsaw’s Military Institute of Medicine the team of nine will operate at the McCormick Place Convention Centre, the largest field hospital in the city which can treat up to 2,250 patients.
NATO head Jens Stoltenberg has praised Polish military doctors currently on their way to Chicago to help their peers in the daily fight against the coronavirus.