The Polish Foreign Ministry has expressed concerns over the legitimisation of Russia's newly-elected parliamentarians due to the suppression of opposition candidates and the restriction of access to information by Russia's authorities.
Opening to coincide with the anniversary of Stalin’s invasion of Poland on 17 September, 1939, the Sybir Memorial Museum is the largest and most important institution dealing with deportations to Russia and later the Soviet Union.
Poland advanced to the semi-finals of the European men's volleyball championship after beating Russia 3-0 (25-14, 26-24, 25-19) in Gdansk.
Poland wants the EU to be a powerful partner to leading global forces like China, Russia or the US, Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Saturday after talks with Poland-visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Poland's eastern border is also the eastern EU frontier and both Poland and the EU must be able to protect it, Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki told the German Franfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) daily in a Saturday-published interview.
Stability, sovereignty and security are not just slogans but international policy principles that guide Poland, the Polish prime minister said after meeting his Ukrainian counterpart on Thursday, going on to say he would protect those values with his Ukrainian partners.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the prime minister, has said the Zapad-2021 military exercises taking place in Russia and Belarus lie behind the declaration of a state of emergency in areas of land adjacent to the Belarusian border.
Polish foreign ministry on Saturday called on Russia to carry out a thorough investigation into the poisoning attempt of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, a year after the incident.
In an interview for the Czech weekly "Echo", published on Thursday, Poland's minister of foreign affairs said that as the launch of the Nord Stream 2 (NS2) gas pipeline approaches, Russia is showing that it will use it as an instrument of political blackmail against Ukraine and Central European countries.
Poland's role is to stop Russia using the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline as a weapon, a Polish government official said on Monday in reaction to a new US-German agreement on the controversial pipeline.