Ukraine, Poland, and Lithuania are planning to create a joint military unit. It will be called UkrPolLitBrig, the press service of Petr Poroshenko reports.
Ukrainian President Petr Poroshenko had telephone consultations with Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk, discussing, in particular, the creation of a joint Polish-Lithuanian-Ukrainian manoeuvre brigade, the Ukrainian president's press-service reports on Monday, informs RIA Novosti.
A juicy political scandal with application of physical force has occurred in Poland: a MEP from the ruling party Civil Platform, former Minister of Administration and Digital Technologies Michal Boni received a slap in the face from a MEP, leader of the New Right Janusz Korwin-Mikke.
Russian Foreign Ministry condemns demolition of monument to Soviet soldiers in Poland as blasphemous
Eleven people were killed and one person is seriously injured after a plane crashed at a parachute club close to Czestochowa, in the south of Poland, a spokeswoman for the emergency services said.
The accusation leveled at Russia in connection with the publication of a secretly taped conversation between Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski and parliamentarian Jacek Rostowski is simply a way to lay the blame for the incident at someone's door, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.
Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk on Wednesday survived a vote of confidence in his coalition amid a high-profile bugging scandal that has prompted calls for his centre-right government to resign. Tusk's two-party governing coalition scored backing from 237 MPs, with 203 against and no abstentions in the 460-member parliament in the vote, which he called after leaked exchanges between top officials whipped up a political storm in this central European heavyweight, AFP reports.
Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk asked parliament Wednesday for an immediate vote of confidence in his coalition amid a bugging scandal that has prompted calls for his center-right government to resign.
Poland's foreign minister allegedly said British Prime Minister David Cameron's concessions to eurosceptics showed "incompetence in EU affairs", according to the latest leak in a high-profile bugging scandal that has rocked Warsaw.
Vice Prime Minister of Poland Janusz Piechocinski does not exclude a possibility of displacing Prime Minister of Poland in connection with the wiretapping scandal.
For years, Poland has been the most loyal and obedient ally of the United States in Europe. Berlin and Paris hated the fact that Poland was often used by the US State Department to break their plans regarding the development of the EU, but couldn't do anything about it.
US refuses to confirm negative statements of Polish Foreign Minister concerning Obama administration
Despite the political scandal unfolding in Poland because of its Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski, who denounced his country’s alliance with the US as “worthless”, Radio VR's political analyst is convinced that the US will still try to save Sikorski's career rather than denounce his statements. This is because the US desperately needs access to Polish soil and there's simply no viable replacement for Sikorsky to hand.
The so-called 'peace plan' put forward by the newly elected president of Ukraine doesn't seem to be working. Why? Could it be that Mr. Poroshenko has no control over the Ukrainian army? Or – is the peace strategy something that does not go together with the US plans in Ukraine? The Voice of Russia is discussing these issues with Christoph R. Horstel, government consultant and publicist, based in Germany.
The transcripts of conversations of Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski, published on the Internet, in which he seems to have made unflattering remarks about the United States testify to the political realism of the Polish foreign minister, Moscow said.
Poland's Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski told the country's former minister of finance Jacek Rostowski that the US-Polish alliance is worthless and is in fact harmful for Poland, Wprost magazine reports citing the recording of the politicians' conversation. As the eavesdropping scandal in Poland grows, Wprost obtained new recordings of conversations between the country’s important figures, including the Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski, the former government press secretary Pawel Gras, the minister of government property Wlodzimierz Karpinski and the ex-minister of finance Jacek Rostowski.
Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk said he would not resign amid the crisis that broke out after a recording of a private conversation among Poland's top leaders leaked over the weekend. According to tapes released by Polish magazine Wprost, Interior Minister, Bartłomiej Sienkiewicz, and the Chairman of the Central Bank, Marek Belka, were discussing ways to close the budget gap so that the ruling party could win elections.
A controversial photograph has recently gone viral, purporting to showcase a connection between Poland and the mercenaries operating in Eastern Ukraine. Jerzy Dziewulski, the security advisor to former Polish president Aleksander Kwasniewski, is allegedly pictured next to then-acting junta head Aleksander Turchynov near the Slavyansk front lines.
The manager of a VIP room where expletive-laden comments by Poland's interior minister were allegedly secretly recorded before being released by a magazine this week has been arrested, the German Press Agency cited Polish media saying on Tuesday.
Opposition politicians in Poland called for the government of Prime Minister Donald Tusk to step down Monday the German Press Agency reports. This happened after Tusk’s interior minister was captured in a secret recording using expletives about members of the cabinet and discussing the removal of the finance minister.