The upcoming June 24 Washington meeting between the Polish and US presidents is to focus on defence and cooperation issues, Polish President Andrzej Duda said on Thursday.
Polish President Andrzej Duda on Monday assured Poles that NATO, despite the pandemic, was working efficiently.
Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak on Thursday morning inaugurated the two-week Defender-Europe 20 Plus Polish-US military exercise at a range in Drawsko Pomorskie in north-western Poland.
May 18 marks the 76th anniversary of the 1944 Battle of Monte Cassino in which Polish forces, under the command of General Władyslaw Anders, played a key role.
President Andrzej Duda on Tuesday signed a new National Security Strategy for Poland. Among others, the document includes measures related to the current coronavirus epidemic.
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.
The coronavirus pandemic and restrictions related to it will not delay deliveries of US arms ordered by the Polish government, US weapons manufacturers have said.
The Polish doctors will fly to Chicago on Wednesday as part of the medical mission to help the US fight the coronavirus, Defense Minister Mariusz Błaszczak said on Tuesday.
General Jarosław Mika, the general commander of Poland's armed forces, has recovered from coronavirus and returned to work, Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak tweeted on Monday.
Nearly 5,235 soldiers and Polish Army employees as well as 835 military units will be engaged in operations aimed at implementing tougher measures to halt the coronavirus's spread in Poland, Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak tweeted on Wednesday.