A group of Polish MPs have called for the dismissal of Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak after military data was leaked on the internet.
The superiors of a Polish soldier reported to have deserted to Belarus and claimed asylum have been dismissed from their positions by a decision of the defence minister, the Ministry of Defence reported on Friday.
The additional group of British soldiers which landed in Poland on Monday will assist Polish soldiers in, among other tasks, the repair and construction of a temporary fence at the Polish-Belarusian border, announced the Polish defense minister.
Defence ministers from Poland and eight other countries have issued a statement calling for the strengthening of Nato's eastern flank "from the Baltic to Black Sea".
Several groups of migrants, including one consisting of some 200 people, carried out attempts to break through the Polish border from Belarus on Friday afternoon, Polish border guard have reported.
Poland's defence minister, on Thursday, thanked Great Britain for its commitment to work together with Poland on challenges that lie ahead, such as the one concerning the situation on the Polish-Belarusian border.
Poland's defence minister has said that the migrant crisis on the border with Belarus may take months or even years to resolve.
Poland is to purchase 300 used Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) Cougar 4x4 military vehicles from the United States, Poland's defence minister announced on Wednesday.
Poland's prime minister has said his government is determined to protect the country's security and that of the whole EU in the face of attempts to force the Polish-Belarusian border en masse.
Poland's defence minister has pledged the state’s support for members of the army and the Border Guard working on the Polish-Belarusian border after a number of ex-military commanders signed a public letter saying that events on the border were a blow to "military honour."