An airplane carrying nearly 8 tonnes of humanitarian aid landed in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, on Saturday morning, as part of Poland's help for a country facing an increasingly difficult epidemiological situation, the Polish embassy in Hanoi has said.
Before dowsing himself in a flammable solvent, Siwiec had distributed protest leaflets, and held a banner saying “For our freedom and yours.” In the days that followed, any news on the incident was censored and the secret police spread rumours that the 57-year-old accountant was drunk and mentally unstable in an effort to discredit him.
A shipment of more than half a million doses of Astra Zeneca's Covid vaccine was due to leave for Vietnam on Friday as part of Poland's help for a country facing an increasingly difficult epidemiological situation, the foreign ministry said on Friday.
Poland's deputy minister of foreign affairs has said that in the coming days a transport of Covid-19 vaccines and medical equipment will be delivered to Vietnam.
Two Javan bantengs, belonging to a cow species considered endangered, were born in the Wrocław Zoo, in south-western Poland.
The dramatic 18% increase has been attributed to Covid-19, the US-China trade dispute and a new EU trade deal.
The silver-backed Chevrotain which was found by scientists from the Global Wildlife Conservation with the support of Wrocław Zoo, is on a list of 25 most-wanted lost species.
Professor Cezary Madryas, Rector of Wrocław University of Science and Technology, received a honoris causa doctorate on Friday of the Ton Duc Thang University in Ho Chi Minh City, in Vietnam.
Dajer along with his wife run a pioneering company developing affordable and life-saving technology for hospitals.
Hanoi-born music therapist Dao Minh Thuy is running for a seat on the capital’s council.