The renaissance pearl that is the Old Town remains as striking and fresh as the day it was finished: a place of colonnaded passageways and shaded, leafy courtyards, it all leads to a mesmerizing square that stops you in your tracks.
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 Polish Foreign Ministry has described Russia's decision to expel Polish diplomats as another example of aggressive politics.
Russia has expelled three Polish diplomats in a tit-for-tat move taken just hours after the Polish Foreign Ministry announced that three Russians from Moscow’s Warsaw embassy were to be expelled in relation to Russian cyber-attacks carried out on the United States.
Poland has expelled two more Belarusian diplomats after Belarus expelled another two Polish consuls on Thursday.
Poland has warned Belarus that it has the right to respond after two Polish diplomats were given 48 hours to leave Belarusian territory.
Poland has declared a Belarusian diplomat in Warsaw a persona non grata in retaliation for the expulsion of Poland's consul in Brest from Belarus.
Poland has decided to expel a Russian diplomat from the Russian General Consulate in Poznań, western Poland, the Polish Foreign Ministry said on Monday. The move follows Russia's Friday expulsion of a Polish diplomat from Moscow, the ministry said.
Poland’s Foreign Ministry has summoned Russia’s ambassador to Poland demanding that Russia withdraw its decision. Two other diplomats from Sweden and Germany are also reported to have been expelled for apparently attending the protests.
The Polish foreign minister said Poland was in solidarity with Great Britain after Belarus expelled two British diplomats from Minsk, and added that international community was not the source of the ongoing crisis in Belarus..