President Andrzej Duda will not take into account the recommendation of a commission investigating alleged Russian influence on Polish internal security that Donald Tusk must not be in charge of Poland's security, a presidential aide has said.
The events at the Finnish-Russian border are similar to those which took place earlier at the Polish-Belarusian border and are part of "one huge operation" targeting the West, a senior member of the Law and Justice (PiS) party has said.
A Ukrainian citizen has been sentenced to one year in prison by a court in the northern city of Gdansk for spying for Russia.
Poland's foreign minister has said he will not attend a sitting of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) due to the presence of Sergei Lavrov, his Russian counterpart.
A commission to investigate alleged Russian influence on Polish internal security has recommended that Donald Tusk should be excluded from public office responsible for state security.
Polish Border Guard officers will visit Finland on Monday, with an advisory mission regarding the migrant crisis on Finland’s border with Russia, the Border Guard has told PAP.
Local prosecutors in the Polish south-eastern city of Lublin issued an indictment on Wednesday against 16 individuals who were part of a spy network working with Russian special services.
Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, has told his Finnish counterpart that the migrant situation now on Finland’s border with Russia is similar to the one that hit the Poland-Belarus border in 2021.
Volodymyr Zelensky, Ukrainian president, and Denys Shmyhal, Ukrainian prime minister, have thanked Poles for their support for their country in its war with Russia, in messages to mark Polish Independence Day on November 11.
Today marks the 105th anniversary of Poland regaining independence after centuries of foreign rule.
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