Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said: "We have evacuated Poles, people cooperating with us, from Kabul and Afghanistan to Uzbekistan.” He added: “A Dreamliner is flying from Poland to Afghanistan to transport the first 50 people to the country."
A group of diplomats and representatives of international organisations accredited to Poland have voiced their recognition for actions raising public awareness of problems affecting the LGBTI community.
The prime ministers of the Visegrad Group (V4) in a joint declaration on Monday backed the Czech Republic in its diplomatic conflict with Russia.
The EU supports Poland in its diplomatic strife with Russia, which has culminated in the recent expulsion of five diplomats from the Polish embassy in Moscow.
This week Poland will send Covid-19 vaccines to its embassy in India, the prime minister's staff head Michal Dworczyk said on Monday.
The Polish Foreign Ministry has described Russia's decision to expel Polish diplomats as another example of aggressive politics.
Five Polish Embassy staff have been recognised as persona non grata by the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and are to leave Russia by May 15, the Russian ministry said Friday.
A Polish deputy foreign minister has said that the recent expulsion of Russian diplomats by Poland, the US and the Czech Republic is a response to “Russia's aggressive politics.”
Poland fully supports Czech Republic decision to expel Russian diplomats over suspicions that Russian intelligence services were involved in a blast at the Czech arms depot in 2014, Poland's Foreign Ministry has said.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov announced on Friday that Russia will expel five Polish diplomats as a response to Thursday's decision by Poland's Ministry of Foreign Affairs to recognise three Russian diplomats as persona non grata.