The agreement between the EU and the United Kingdom is good news for Polish entrepreneurs and citizens and will limit the negative effects of Brexit, Poland's Minister for European Affairs Konrad Szymanski has told PAP.
The head of Poland's Transport and Logistics Polska employers association has proposed French authorities create a 'sanitary corridor' to the Belgian border to help free lorry drivers "imprisoned" in the UK.
More than 773,000 Poles had applied for permanent residency in the United Kingdom by September 30, according to information from the UK’s Home Office.
Moving to Britain eight years ago, Anna Kusiak has amassed over 40,000 followers since making her first post last year.
The Polish Sejm (lower house) passed a bill on Tuesday on the ratification of the agreement between Poland and Great Britain on local elections, guaranteeing Polish and British citizens living in the other country the right to vote and stand in local elections.
The Polish Foreign Ministry in a Thursday communique supported the statements made by the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom in which the three countries attribute the responsibility for a wave of cyberattacks to Russian military intelligence GRU.
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.
President Andrzej Duda received credentials from the new German Ambassador to Poland. The acceptance of credentials by the head of state is the last stage of the procedure, after which Arndt Freytag von Loringhoven would start his diplomatic mission in Warsaw.
Both Polish and British citizens can continue to stand and vote in local elections in each other’s countries following the UK’s exit from the EU under a new agreement signed by the two governments, the Polish foreign minister said in a Friday statement.
Dubbed ‘Flying Death’ by the Germans, Stanisław Skalski saw action in Poland following the outbreak of war, later becoming the first Pole to command an RAF squadron. Miraculously avoiding death twice, after the war it seemed his luck had run out when he was arrested by the secret police on trumped up charges of espionage, tortured for over a year and then sentenced to be executed. But again, he survived.