Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, has unveiled Poland's key expectations for the upcoming Nato summit, including a stronger Nato presence on the eastern flank and encouraging allies to increase their defence spending.
An agreement to deepen cooperation between the defence industries of Poland and the US was signed on Friday, Poland's defence minister announced after a meeting with the US secretary of defence in Washington D.C.
US President Joe Biden's statement that Poland is important to the USA is not only a signal of security but also an important signal to investors that they can safely invest in Poland, President Andrzej Duda said on Wednesday.
Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, has said that President Joe Biden's visit to Poland is a sign of US dedication to global and European security.
Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, has thanked Joe Biden for visiting Kyiv.
Poland is expanding its defensive arsenal, and plans to spend over 4 percent of its GDP on defence in 2023, Poland's president said in an interview for the French daily Le Figaro.
The current situation in Ukraine, the presence of US troops in Poland and Polish-US defence cooperation were the main subjects of a phone conversation between the Polish deputy PM and defence minister and the US defence secretary.
In all, 86 percent of Poles are in favour of the permanent stationing of US soldiers in Poland and only 9.1 percent hold the opposite opinion, a recent poll has shown.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said that the outcome of the Nato summit in Madrid was 'constructive' as it has strengthened Poland's security and Finland and Sweden were invited to join the Alliance.
The decision to put US forces on Nato’s eastern flank under the command of headquarters based in Poland is a response to the dangers caused by the Ukraine war, Poland’s defence minister said on Wednesday afternoon.