Poland and Hungary voted against the last part of an EU migrant relocation pact during a meeting of ambassadors of EU countries in Brussels on Wednesday, PAP was told by a Brussels source.
The Polish Border Guard has detained 1,603 migrants on its border with Slovakia and 279 people on the border with the Czech Republic, the spokesperson for the Border Guard has told PAP.
Poland has decided to introduce temporary controls on its border with Slovakia, the interior minister has said.
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A Polish deputy interior minister has said that people smugglers have started looking for new routes into the European Union owing to Poland successfully blocking a route from Belarus.
Poland has introduced border controls with Slovakia and is also considering it on borders with other countries, including Germany, the spokesman for the ruling party Law and Justice (PiS) has said.
The Warsaw Regional Court has ordered Zbigniew Ziobro, Poland's justice minister, not to make public statements about film director Agnieszka Holland and her work, lawyers for Holland announced on Tuesday.
Donald Tusk, leader of Poland's main opposition party, the centrist Civic Platform (PO), has said that Poland's Nato allies, including the US, are concerned that migrants with Polish visas have appeared even at the US-Mexico border.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has ordered the interior minister to introduce checks of vehicles at the Polish-Slovak border to stop migrants from crossing Poland on their way to Germany via the so-called Balkan route.
Poland may step up border checks at its border with Slovakia to stop migrants crossing Poland on their way to Germany via the so-called Balkan route, the government spokesman has said.
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