The head of Polish President Andrzej Duda's office, Krzysztof Szczerski, met on Tuesday with Belarusian oppositionist Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, after which he said that without international pressure, the situation in Belarus would only worsen.
The secret inauguration ceremony of Alexander Lukashenko for his sixth term as President of Belarus shows that his presidency is a problem, and Lukashenko is aware of this, presidential aide Krzysztof Szczerski said on Wednesday.
The Polish president's chief aide Krzysztof Szczerski told PAP on Saturday that President Andrzej Duda had agreed to receive credentials from new German Ambassador to Poland Arndt Freytag von Loringhoven.
Presidential aide Krzysztof Szczerski told PAP on Friday he had informed the Polish ambassador in Belarus about the Polish president's guidelines and expectations regarding the events in Belarus and the situation of the country's Polish minority.
The situation in Belarus has been evolving in a negative direction and it seems that Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has been adopting a tougher stance, according to Polish presidential aide Krzysztof Szczerski.
In the view of Polish President Andrzej Duda and Germany's Frank-Walter Steinmeir, "the foundation of a solution to the situation i Belarus is internal dialogue," the head of the President's Office, Krzysztof Szczerski, said after talks between the two.
President Andrzej Duda will write to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) members with an appeal for them not to show indifference towards the developments in Belarus, Duda aide Krzysztof Szczerski informed on Wednesday. Szczerski said the letter will be sent on Wednesday.
The Polish president's chief aide, Krzysztof Szczerski, has told PAP that the directions laid down by the Polish and Lithuanian heads of state in their joint statement should be continued by the EU.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during his August 15 visit to Warsaw will sign the new US-Poland Enhanced Defence Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) and meet with Poland's top officials, Polish President Andrzej Duda's top aide Krzysztof Szczerski said on Saturday.