Thousands of soldiers from Poland, the US and the UK are taking part in the Bear 22 military exercise in eastern Poland.
The majority of Poles want the return of national military conscription, according to a new poll.
Murdered by communists in Lublin Castle in 1949, the whereabouts of Henryk Wieliczko’s body remained unknown for six decades.
VIDEO: The remarkable haul including pistols, bayonets, a submachine gun and hundreds of rounds of ammo was found after the grandson of one of Poland’s WWII resistance fighters stumbled upon an old cassette tape from a family celebration.
With the blessing of their parents, the 18-year-old identical triplets have joined Poland’s Territorial Defence Forces amid an enlistment surge following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
War reporter Monika Andruszewska was in the city of Irpin when it came under attack from Russian missiles. Coming across a group of terrified locals attempting to escape, Andruszewska abandoned her camera to help escort them out of the danger zone, saying “I did what had to do.”
According to reports by the Belarusian state news agency BELTA, Emil Czeczko was found ‘hanging at his place of residence’ in the Belarusian capital Minsk. But some suspect he was the victim of foul play.
Leszno, a town in western Poland, has awarded honorary citizenship to Vitali Skakun, a Ukrainian marine combat engineer who sacrificed his life on the first day of the Russian invasion of Ukraine by blowing up a bridge to slow the enemy’s offensive.
Vitalii Volodymyrovych Skakun was hailed a hero after blowing himself up to stop a row of Russian tanks. Now members of the Klub Motocyklowy Bikers Legion Leszno have paid tribute after revealing that Skakun used to live in the town and was a club member.
A Polish soldier has died after the accidental discharge of a service weapon near the Polish border with Belarus, the 16th Mechanised Division said on Twitter on Thursday.