Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau nominated Pawel Wozny on Tuesday as the new Polish ambassador to Colombia, Antigua and Barbuda and to Saint Lucia, the Foreign Ministry announced in a press release.
Over 30 Polish diplomats were set to leave Belarus on Friday after Poland and Lithuania decided to recall their ambassadors from Minsk a week before, Deputy Foreign Minister Marcin Przydacz said on Friday afternoon.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, commenting on Sunday's open letter in which dozens of foreign ambassadors supported the LGBT community, said Poland needs no lessons in tolerance as "tolerance belongs to Polish DNA."
Several dozen ambassadors in an open letter co-ordinated by the Belgian Embassy in Poland expressed support for the efforts aimed at raising social awareness about the problems affecting the LGBT community.
Polish ambassador to the EU Andrzej Sados and his US counterpart Ronald Gidwitz held talks on Thursday in Brussels during which they discussed, among other issues, nuclear energy, EU energy policy as well as the construction of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline.
Germany's new ambassador to Poland, Arndt Freytag von Loringhoven, presented his credentials on Tuesday to Polish President Andrzej Duda, the final procedure before starting his diplomatic mission.
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.
President Andrzej Duda will accept credentials from new German ambassador to Poland Arndt Freytag von Loringhoven on September 15, presidential aide Krzysztof Szczerski has told PAP.
The Polish president's chief aide Krzysztof Szczerski told PAP on Saturday that President Andrzej Duda had agreed to receive credentials from new German Ambassador to Poland Arndt Freytag von Loringhoven.
US Ambassador to Poland Georgette Mosbacher wrote on Twitter on Friday that she was in full agreement with Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak and admitted that U.S. commitment to Poland’s and NATO’s security is ironclad.