Using arms is that last thing the Polish government wants to do in the face of an escalating migration crisis at its border with Belarus, the government's spokesman said on Monday after an emergency meeting between the president and ministers.
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.
A senior Polish official has hailed a "breakthrough in Polish French relations" following Wednesday meeting between President Andrzej Duda and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron in Paris.
President Andrzej Duda has rubber-stamped a motion to the lower house of parliament to approve the extension of a state of emergency on the Polish-Belarusian border due to the migration issue.
Polish President Andrzej Duda has signed a decision for a Polish military contingent to join NATO's air policing mission in Iceland, PAP was told on Monday by Paweł Soloch, head of the National Security Bureau (BBN).
On Friday, President Andrzej Duda and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, in their first talks this year, discussed transatlantic relations under the new US presidency.
Poland and Britain held their first security round table talks on Monday. The videoconference, hosted by Poland's National Security Bureau (BBN) and the British Embassy in Warsaw, was devoted to NATO responses to new threats and bilateral cooperation in security matters.
Raising defence spending at a faster pace could compensate for the GDP drop expected in result of the COVID-19 epidemic, National Security Bureau (BBN) head Pawel Soloch said on Tuesday at a conference hosted by the Defence 24 web portal.
Up to 80 Polish soldiers will join a NATO mission in Turkey under a decision signed by President Andrzej Duda, head of the National Security Bureau (BBN) Paweł Soloch said on Wednesday.
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.