A dozen US Senate Republicans have announced that they plan to block two of President Joe Biden’s Treasury Department nominations over the administration’s decision not to sanction Russia’s Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline project, sharply criticised by Poland.
Poland's prime minister has criticised a US-German agreement on the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline describing it as the "selfish" act of Poland' allies.
The European Commission has given Poland until August 16 to adhere to an EU court ruling on the Disciplinary Chamber of the country’s Supreme Court, or face a financial penalty.
The Polish Sejm, lower house, adopted a resolution on Tuesday calling on EU and NATO member states, especially Germany, to undertake urgent action to stop construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline.
Poland's foreign minister said on Thursday that he and other ministers in Eastern Europe had learned of the USA's change of position over the Nord Stream 2 pipeline from the media and awaited clarification from Washington.
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.
The Polish prime minister has condemned the forced landing of a passenger plane after Belarus ordered a Lithuania-bound flight carrying a key opposition activist to land in Minsk on Sunday, and called for sanctions against the Lukashenko regime.
The EU will impose more sanctions on the Belarusian government for its persecution of the country's Polish minority, EU High Representative Josep Borrell said on Monday in Brussels.
Bix Aliu, the chargé d’affaires ad interim at the US Embassy in Warsaw, said on Friday that companies involved in building the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline risk facing US sanctions and should withdraw from the project.
The EU will impose sanctions on Russian individuals involved in the imprisonment of opposition activist Alexei Navalny.