There will be no stability in the region unless democracy is installed in Belarus, Poland's UN envoy Krzysztof Szczerski told a Monday sitting of the UN Security Council.
There was no bomb threat to a Ryanair plane flying from Athens to Vilnius, which was forced to land in Minsk on May 23 only to arrest a Belarusian dissident onboard the aircraft, Polish prosecutors have concluded.
The parents of Roman Protasevich have appealed to the EU and the US to help win the release of their son from a Belarusian prison after he was detained by the Minsk regime after the forced landing of his Ryanair flight in Belarus.
Poland has banned Belarusian airlines from entering Polish airspace, a government spokesman announced on Wednesday.
Poland wants to turn the investigation into the forced landing of the Ryanair flight from Athens to Vilnius by the Belarusian authorities into an international case, Polish Justice Minister and Prosecutor General Zbigniew Ziobro has said.
The EU has accepted Poland's sanction proposals against Belarus in response to the Sunday arrest of oppositionist Roman Protasevich, Poland's prime minister said on Monday night after the first day of the ongoing EU summit in Brussels.