The Polish government spokesman has sharply criticised a statement made by the leader of the European People's Party (EPP) Group in the European Parliament and said it looked like an attempt to influence the Polish elections.
Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, has defended his approval of a law that sets up an investigative commission tracking Russian influence on Polish politics as he responded to criticism from the US and the EU that the panel could be used to sway the election.
Świątek who is the current WTA ranking leader and a three-time Grand Slam Champion is the first Polish athlete to be featured in the prestigious list.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has backed opposition calls for an investigation into potential Russian influence on Polish energy policy.
The Polish prime minister has warned that the Nord Stream 2 Russian-German pipeline is breaking European solidarity.
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