One of the purposes of Polish President Adndrzej Duda's three-day visit to Italy, due to begin on Tuesday, is to show European solidarity in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, the President Office's head Krzysztof Szczerski said on Monday.
The organisation includes some of the country’s biggest retailers and food producers.
Money is a joint donation from celebrity couple.
Alcohol seized by the authorities will be turned into disinfectant to help keep buildings virus free.
President Andrzej Duda and PM Mateusz Morawiecki have decided to find an additional PLN 2.75 bln (EUR 698 mln) in the state coffers to boost preventive measures against the Chinese coronavirus, the president said at a rally in Nysa, south-west Poland.
TFN’s Stuart Dowell travels to the city of Bydgoszcz where he unravels the extraordinary story of one man’s literal fight for survival in a concentration camp nicknamed the ‘bone grinder’ by its SS guards.
Ultimately, uprisings in Silesia would see a large swathe of the region integrated into Poland.