Five of the nine hideouts featured in the exhibition ‘Hideouts. The Architecture of Survival’ are in today’s Ukraine, with Russia’s invasion of the country giving the exhibition an added poignancy.
Friday morning's missile strike close to the city of Lviv shows Russia also plans to attack targets in western Ukraine, a Polish deputy foreign minister said late on Friday.
Polish diplomatic missions in Ukraine and Russia will continue operating, and their staff will help document Russian war crimes committed in Ukraine, a spokesperson for the Polish foreign ministry said on Tuesday.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said that a Russian airstrike in Ukraine near the Polish border was aimed at causing panic among the civilian population.
India has decided to move its already-relocated embassy from the western Ukrainian city of Lviv to Poland, citing the "rapidly deteriorating security situation."
With the obvious parallels of Nazi and Soviet looting of Polish culture and art in World War Two, leading Polish museums have now joined together to set up the Committee for Assistance to Museums of Ukraine. Almost 20 institutions from all over Poland have already joined the project.
A Polish deputy foreign minister has said that, for now, there are no plans to evacuate the Polish consulate general from Lwow and the embassy from Kyiv.
The Polish embassy in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv and a consulate in the western city of Lviv continue to work despite the Russian attack on Ukraine, the Polish foreign ministry has said.
Poland's LOT airline had cancelled all flights to Kyiv, Lviv and Odessa in Ukraine in connection with Russia's invasion of the country.
The Polish president has stated that Poland, acting in cooperation with its NATO and EU allies, will jointly respond to the Russian brutal aggression and will not leave Ukraine without support.