Donald Tusk, leader of Poland's main opposition party, Civic Platform (PO), has criticised the government's policy towards Ukraine, claiming that good relations with Kyiv are "an existential issue" for Poland.
Andrzej Duda, Poland's president, has described a dispute over Ukrainian grain imports to Poland as minor, and said that it will not seriously harm bilateral relations.
The Lithuanian Language Inspectorate has demanded the removal of Polish-Lithuanian signs which bear the bilingual names of two towns - Bieliszki and Orzelowka – located in the Vilnius region.
Julia Przyłębska, head of Poland's Constitutional Tribunal (TK), has appealed to six judges that refuse to perform their duties over a dispute as to whether Przyłębska is a legal president to respect an appeal by herself and seven other judges that support her to return to adjudicating.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has praised the passing of a court reform in the Sejm (lower house of the Polish parliament) and said the key aim of the move was to end a rule-of-law dispute with the European Commission (EC).
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said that a dispute with the European Commission that has led to Poland being denied access to billions of euros in post-pandemic recovery funding must come to an end.
Poland’s Europe minister has said he told the European Commission which “lines cannot be crossed” during talks on unblocking billions of euros in EU post-pandemic recovery funding.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the prime minister, has said his Law and Justice (PiS) party would support Justice Minister Zbigniew Ziobro in a no-confidence vote, adding that the unity of the United Right coalition government must be defended.
Poland's minister for European affairs, Konrad Szymanski, confirmed on Wednesday that he was leaving the position with immediate effect.
Up to 300 flights over Polish airspace may have to be rerouted and many flights to and from Poland cancelled if an ongoing dispute between air traffic controllers and aviation authorities is not resolved soon, the Eurocontrol agency told PAP on Friday.
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