On the tenth anniversary of Russian aggression against Georgia, we want to remind the world about the violation of an independent Georgia, the tragedy of thousands of families expelled from their homes, the hundreds dead and wounded, Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz said on Monday.
The Volhynia massacre shocks not only with the number of those killed, not only with its cruelty, but also with its planned methodology, President Andrzej Duda wrote in a letter read at ceremonies in Warsaw on Wednesday marking the 75th anniversary of the tragic events.
Polish President Andrzej Duda in Ukraine on Sunday took part in observances marking the 75th anniversary of the Volhynia Massacre and paid homage to the victims.
The number of foreigners seeking permission to stay in Poland is rising, Deputy Interior Minister Renata Szczęch announced on Wednesday. She added that Indian, Vietnamese and Chinese nationals are more frequently applying for permission to stay.
Largest group of foreign students is from Ukraine.
Deputy Senate (upper house) Speaker Bogdan Borusewicz on Sunday attended the unveiling of a plaque commemorating Polish anti-communist dissident and social activist Jacek Kuroń in Lviv, Ukraine.
The Polish Sejm (lower house) in a Thursday resolution urged Moscow to free Ukrainian citizens held for political reasons in Russian prisons, such as Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, a native of Crimea, who was sentenced to 20 years in a penal colony.
Poland's Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak, said during a meeting with Ukrainian counterpart Stepan Poltorak, that Ukraine's success is very important for the security of Europe and Kiev should be supported in its efforts to be closer to NATO.
Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz chaired a UN Security Council meeting on Tuesday devoted to the conflict in eastern Ukraine. In his address, Czaputowicz praised Ukrainians' determination to become part of the Western world.
The transit of gas through Ukraine should be maintained following the 2019 expiry of a Russian gas transit agreement, national and company representatives argued at a Friday conference in Brussels.