Poland will take over the presidency of the Visegrad Group in the middle of this year during which Polish diplomats plan to stage some 300 political, economic and cultural events in Brussels to strengthen the region's position in the EU.
The Visegrad Group (V4) will meet on Poland's initiative in Prague on Wednesday to discuss the current situation in Europe related to the spread of coronavirus. Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki said the aim was to find solutions and tighten cooperation.
Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki said on Thursday that "the current Russian authorities have been trying to rebuild the Stalinist-era version of history." Morawiecki said this in Prague where he was attending a Visegrad Group meeting with the Austrian chancellor.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki arrived in Prague on Thursday morning to meet with the heads of government of the regional Visegrad Group (V4), comprising the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia, with Austria's chancellor also attending.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki will pay a visit to Prague on Thursday to meet with the heads of government of the Visegrad Group (V4) countries. Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz will also participate in the talks.
The mayors of Bratislava, Budapest, Prague and Warsaw, the capitals of the Visegrad Group (V4) countries, on Monday in Budapest signed a Package of Free Cities, a document in which they pledge to join forces in lobbying for more direct funding from the EU.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki took part in a meeting of the heads of government of the Visegrad Group (V4) countries in Prague on Tuesday ahead of a summit of the Group of Friends of Cohesion.
The prime ministers of Visegrad Group (V4) countries Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary appealed on Wednesday to EU Council head Donald Tusk for a debate on launching EU accession talks with Albania and North Macedonia at this week's EU summit.
The presidents of the Visegrad Group (V4) and Slovenia agreed in Lany, the Czech Republic, on Thursday, that the EU should be enlarged to include Western Balkan countries. They also assured the Serbian president of their support.
The presidents of the Visegrad Group (V4: Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia) on the second day of their meeting in Lany, the Czech Republic, have been joined by the presidents of Slovenia and Serbia to discuss "the EU's open door policy."