Dropped into enemy-occupied Europe and with a price on her head, Skarbek once persuaded the Gestapo to release a resistance leader and two fellow agents.
The memorial commemorates the Polish “Few” and the 1,900 Poles who lost their lives in the air war.
At the initiative of Poland, a meeting was held between EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier and the ambassadors of V4 countries and those from the surrounding regions to discuss the state of negotiations on future relations between the EU and Great Britain.
Although Mateusz Morawiecki made no mention of China by name it was clear he had the Asian super-power in his sights when he issued his warning in an opinion piece for the UK’s Daily Telegraph newspaper, published on Thursday.
Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki held a telephone conversation on Saturday with British counterpart Boris Johnson on bilateral relations, international security and the situation of Poles in UK during the pandemic, Morawiecki said on social media.
Next Wednesday, May 27, a special charter flight is planned from London to Warsaw for Poles who somehow got stuck in the UK during the lockdown period and wish to return home, the Polish embassy has announced.
Mieczysław Stachiewicz was one of the last surviving Polish airmen who saw action over enemy territory during the war.
Voted Restaurant of the Year in 2019 for their enormously popular Agie and Katie Restaurant in the UK’s Stoke on Trent, Agnieszka Biernat and Katarzyna Sitko are now helping their local community and front-line workers.
Polish Minister for European Affairs Konrad Szymański and the UK's Minister of State for Europe and the Americas Christopher Pincher met on Wednesday to discuss future cooperation, security issues and the situation of Poles in the UK and UK citizens in Poland.
In response to accusations of historical revisionism by London Mayor Sadiq Khan, the Polish Embassy in the UK retorted that among the six million Jews that died in the Holocaust, three million were Jews of Polish citizenship.