Two military aircraft that left Poland on Sunday night to evacuate Polish citizens from Gaza, have arrived in Egypt, the Foreign Ministry announced on Monday morning.
Polish military aircraft are continuing to evacuate Poles from Israel as part of an air-bridge operation that has already seen 10 shuttle flights to the Greek island of Crete, the General Command of the Armed Forces (DGRSZ) reported on the X platform on Thursday.
Three military aircraft sent to Israel to evacuate Polish citizens owing to the Hamas attack that left hundreds of Israelis dead have returned to Warsaw carrying a total of 268 people, the Polish government spokesman said on Monday.
The first military aircraft carrying Poles evacuated from Israel arrived in Warsaw at 05:15 on Monday morning with a further two expected later in the morning.
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Krakow's Balice Airport, located in southern Poland, has crossed the threshold of 5 million passengers served since the beginning of this year, the president of the airport announced on Monday.
Five were killed and seven injured after a Cessna plane crashed into a hangar where a group of people were sheltering from the storm.
Poland cannot give Ukraine F-16 fighter aircraft because it lacks sufficient numbers of the advanced combat jet, the Polish president has said.
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