Ylva Johansson, the EU's commissioner for home affairs, has said she will on Thursday meet with Polish Interior Minister Mariusz Kaminski to discuss the tense migration situation on the Polish-Belarusian border.
Polish President Andrzej Duda has responded favourably to the government's request to prolong a state of emergency at the Polish-Belarusian border.
The situation on the Polish-Belarusian border, where hundreds of migrants are trying to enter Poland and thus the EU, is extremely tense, including due to provocations from Belarusian state services, two Polish ministers have said.
Poland’s interior minister has said he wants to extend the state of emergency covering areas bordering Belarus owing to the large number of migrants trying to illegally enter Poland.
The Polish government has asked the president to declare a state of emergency in areas close to the country’s Belarusian border owing to an alleged attempt by Belarus to destabilise Poland by pushing migrants across the border.
Polish police officers will travel to Lithuania to help secure the border against migrants crossing into the country from Belarus.
Poland's prosecutor general has motioned the Sejm (lower house) speaker to strip the Supreme Audit Office head of immunity, PAP has been told by the National Prosecution.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has been named as one of six new vice presidents of the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party, PAP has learned.
A deputy speaker of the Polish Sejm (lower house) and three government ministers survived a no-confidence motion in parliament on Wednesday night.
The prime minister visited the southern village of Nowa Biala on Sunday, just hours after it had devastated by fire.