In an exclusive interview Mateusz Morawiecki speaks about the Mid-East peace conference, US-Polish relations and controversial remarks allegedly made by the Israeli prime minister.
US Ambassador to Poland Georgette Mosbacher announced in an interview with the Financial Times on Wednesday that "the US plans to significantly increase its troop numbers in Poland as the Trump administration ratchets up its engagement in Central Europe."
The US Secretary of State with meet with the Minister of Foreign Affairs Jacek Czaputowicz to discuss energy and security. The visit coincides with the anniversary of the fall of communism in Poland and its Central European neighbours in 1989.
An agreement on the purchase of a division of HIMARS self-propelled rocket artillery will be signed on Wednesday, Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak announced on Sunday. The price for 20 launchers with ammunition is USD 414 million.
President Andrzej Duda and Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki have addressed the participants of the 60 Million Congress - the Global Polonia Summit, held in Miami, Florida on Friday and Saturday.
During a Wednesday meeting at the Polish consulate in New York, Polish ambassador to Switzerland Jakub Kumoch told the story of Polish diplomats who forged passports to save Jews during WWII, which the Polish diaspora wants to promote in US schools.
After Poland regained independence after the First World War, diplomatic relations with the US were established in 1919. The location of the event was not accidental: the Hotel Bristol is where pianist-turned-prime minister Ignacy Jan Paderewski, who worked closely with US President Woodrow Wilson, held meetings of the new Polish government in 1918.
The United States will hold a global conference in Poland devoted to the situation in the Middle East, especially in Iran, the US Department of State informed on Friday. The conference is scheduled on February 13-14.
Originally from the USA, Nick Sinckler conquered Polish hearts when he appeared on a Polish singing competition back in 2010. Viewers were blown away by his incredible voice and his positive outlook on life. Since then Nick has gone on to tour Poland and the world and work with dozens of top Polish singers and producers - and has never lost his sunny disposition. During the show Nick sings two acapella versions from his Polish language album 11x11. Discover how Nick moved to Poland and built up his career, the adventures and challenges he faced along the way and what he loves and dislikes about the country. The show is hosted by Patrick Ney.
Polish Sejm (lower house) Speaker Marek Kuchniński congratulated Nancy Pelosi on her selection as the head of the United States House of Representatives. He expressed hope that the excellent relations between Poland and USA will continue to develop.