Poland has proposed amendments to the European Commission's set of temporary asylum and return measures concerning the situation at the EU border with Belarus.
A Warsaw district court on Wednesday ruled against the extradition to Belarus of Stepan Putilo, a dissident blogger accused by the Belarusian authorities of instigating a government coup.
The results of a new CBOS poll released on Monday reveal that 58 percent of Poles do not want migrants from the Belarusian side of the border to have an opportunity to apply for asylum in Poland.
The superiors of a Polish soldier reported to have deserted to Belarus and claimed asylum have been dismissed from their positions by a decision of the defence minister, the Ministry of Defence reported on Friday.
Poland's ambassador to the EU has criticised the European Commission's idea to extend asylum application deadlines as an interim measure in a prolonged migrant crisis on the Polish-Belarusian border.
The Polish government's spokesman said on Wednesday that the husband of Belarusian athlete Krystsina Tsimanouskaya has also been given a Polish humanitarian visa.
Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, a member of the Belarusian Olympic team who turned for help to the Polish embassy in Tokyo to avoid forced deportation to Belarus, is feeling well and has expressed thanks for Poland's assistance in her situation, Polish ambassador to Japan Pawel Milewski tweeted on Tuesday.
A Polish deputy foreign minister has stated that Belarusian athlete Krystsina Tsimanouskaya has been granted a humanitarian visa by Poland.
Belarusians have been responsible for most political asylum applications in Poland this year, according to the country's Office for Foreigners (UdSC).
Initially using their own home to take in those facing persecution in Belarus, Katarzyna Skopiec and her husband Piotr have now moved the shelter to a new property in the capital after being flooded with requests for help.