Where once many would have sought to defend such landmarks as valuable historic relics, it is Russia’s own actions that have seen this resistance significantly diluted, says TFN’s Alex Webber.
The US State Department has expressed reservations concerning the Polish initiative for a Nato “peacekeeping mission” in Ukraine.
Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, during his visit to Turkey, appealed for international assistance in dealing with the Ukrainian refugee crisis in Poland.
Although most applicants are highly-qualified women, many with management experience, all say they will take any work in order to maintain themselves.
The Polish government has suggested organising a peace-keeping mission in Ukraine and neither Poland nor Nato want to take part in the war, said Michal Dworczyk, chief aide to Poland's prime minister.
The visit by the Polish, Czech and Slovenian prime ministers to Kyiv on Tuesday is a strong proof of support, the Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelensky, has said.
The Polish prime minister has extended until March 31 a heightened alert over threats in cyberspace for the country's public services, amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
Close to 42,500 Ukrainian refugee children have enrolled in schools in Poland, the country's education minister said on Tuesday.
The invasion of Ukraine by Russia must be stopped as soon as possible to end the suffering of civilians and devastation of the country, Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said.
A visit by the prime ministers of Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovenia to the Ukrainian capital Kyiv on Tuesday is aimed to show solidarity with the country and to present a broad EU aid package, European and global media have reported.