Government spokesman Peter Mueller said Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki will meet on Thursday with Olaf Schulz, the candidate for the post of the new German chancellor. On that day, the Prime Minister will also meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Prime Minister in Paris. Deputy Foreign Minister: We count on Macron’s solidarity
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki’s visit to Paris is very important. We count on the solidarity of President Emmanuel Macron and also on…
On Wednesday, the government spokesperson informed that with regard to the current geopolitical challenges, the Polish prime minister continued his series of meetings with European heads of government. As he wrote on Twitter, the Prime Minister will meet on Thursday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and on Friday with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
In a later statement, Mueller added that Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki will also meet Olaf Schulz, the candidate for the new German chancellor, on Thursday.
These will be subsequent visits to the head of the Polish government as part of meetings with European leaders with the aim of coordinating the reactions of European countries and NATO members to the mixed activities of Belarus.
In recent days, Prime Minister Morawiecki has met with leaders of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, as well as prime ministers of the Visegrad Group countries (including Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia) and the Prime Minister of Croatia.
Prime Minister Morawiecki will meet with the German Chancellor and the Prime Minister of Great Britain
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki continues his series of meetings with European heads of government. On Thursday, he will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and in …
The prime minister spoke in Paris on Wednesday morning with French President Emmanuel Macron. In the afternoon, the head of the Polish government arrived in Ljubljana to meet with the Prime Minister of Slovenia, Janez Janza.
A crisis on the borders of the European Union
There was a crisis on the borders of the European Union and Belarus, in which the number of attempts to illegally cross the Belarusian border with Lithuania, Latvia and Poland by immigrants from the Middle East, Africa and other regions increased sharply in the spring. The European Union and its member states assert that this is the result of the deliberate actions of the regime of Alexander Lukashenka, which is actively using migrants in response to sanctions.
Since the beginning of the year, the border guards have registered more than 34,000. Attempts to cross the Polish-Belarus border illegally, of which more than 6000 in November, almost 17.3 thousand. In October, approximately 7.7 thousand. In September, more than 3.5 thousand. in August.
From September 2, due to immigration pressure in the border region with Belarus at 183 locations in the district, a state of emergency applies in the Podlasie and Lublin regions. It was introduced for 30 days by decree of President Andrei Duda, issued at the request of the government. After that, Seym agreed to extend the state of emergency for another 60 days – until December 2.
– PiotrMuller November 24, 2021
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