The best musicians from Poland and Ukraine, with the support of the Adam Mickiewicz Institute, will create an orchestra of entertainment.
Germany and Poland see the importance of stability in Ukraine, also in the context of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, PM Mateusz Morawiecki and German Chancellor Angela Merkel said after Friday talks in Warsaw.
During the official part of the event, conducted in Ukrainian and Polish, both countries’ national anthems were played. There was also a minute’s silence for the people who have died during the war in eastern Ukraine.
Polish President Andrzej Duda declared that "Poland will continue to support the consolidation of Ukraine's relations with the EU and NATO, as well as its ambitious reforms, which have been bringing the country closer to western standards."
Kayaking, running races and cycle trips are among other attractions during the European Days of Good Neighbourliness, which will be held in adjacent Polish and Ukrainian localities. The festival will last from Thursday to Sunday.
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.