The transit of Ukrainian grain through Poland is possible, and there is no question of a complete blockade, the head of the Polish president's International Policy Bureau said on Thursday.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said that the Three Seas Initiative, which groups 12 EU states on the Baltic, Adriatic and Black Seas, has been made a necessity by Russia's war on Ukraine.
This international conference called “GenFree: Three Seas Generation Freedom”, held in Warsaw, brought together a number of outstanding politicians, diplomats and business representatives from twelve countries participating in the Three Seas Initiative. The event was also attended by numerous young people representing the titular “Generation Freedom.” They have the potential to become the greatest beneficiaries of a more profound integration of the region spanning the area between the Baltic, the Adriatic and the Black Seas.
US Ambassador to Poland Georgette Mosbacher praised on Thursday the resolution passed by the US House of Representatives in support of the Three Seas Initiative (3SI), aimed at increasing energy independence and infrastructure connectivity.
President Andrzej Duda has said the Three Seas Initiative could help Poland and Lithuania “rebuild” their economies after the coronavirus pandemic has receded.
Development is the key idea behind the Three Seas Initiative of regional cooperation, Polish President Andrzej Duda said at a Three Seas summit in the Estonian capital Tallinn on Monday.
Polish President Andrzej Duda will take part in the 5th Three Seas summit in Tallinn on Monday, according to a communique on the president's website. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, most state leaders and the US secretary of state will attend via the internet.
US Department of State spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said on Thursday that US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a phone conversation with Polish Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau had praised Poland for its commitment to the Three Seas Initiative and support for Belarus.
The Three Seas summit scheduled for October 19-20 in Tallinn will be mainly devoted to strengthening cooperation among members of the initiative of 12 countries lying between the Adriatic, Black and Baltic Seas to develop infrastructure and economic ties.
The Three Seas Fund, designed to support regional cross-border investments in Central and Eastern Europe, will show its first viable projects in October, PAP was told by Pawel Nierada, deputy CEO of Poland's state-owned development bank BGK.