Poland and Ukraine in talks on border closure – Warsaw — RT World News

Poland and Ukraine in talks on border closure – Warsaw — RT World News

Source link Kiev has denied the claim, saying no negotiations about temporarily closing the border were taking place Poland and Ukraine are in talks about temporarily closing the border between the two countries amid a blockade by protesting farmers, Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk has said. Kiev has denied such discussions were underway. The announcement […]

Ukraine demands compensation from Poland over dumped grain — RT Business News

Ukraine demands compensation from Poland over dumped grain — RT Business News

Source link Protesting farmers have reportedly offloaded Ukrainian produce from freight cars onto the ground Kiev has demanded compensation from the Polish farmers who dumped onto the ground about 180 tons of Ukrainian grain from freight cars transiting the country during a recent blockade, RBK Ukraine reported on Wednesday, citing first Deputy Agriculture Minister Taras […]

Russia ‘obviously’ behind protests in Poland – Ukraine — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Russia ‘obviously’ behind protests in Poland – Ukraine — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link Thousands are working to undermine Western support for Kiev, top officials have claimed The ongoing protests by Polish farmers against Ukrainian imports have an “obvious Russian trace” behind them, Kiev’s foreign minister, Dmitry Kuleba, has claimed. Polish activists have been demonstrating at the border with Ukraine for months, blocking shipments of grain and […]

Poland abandons WWII compensation claim against Germany — RT World News

Poland abandons WWII compensation claim against Germany — RT World News

Source link Poland is dropping its demand for more than a trillion dollars in compensation from Germany for World War II losses caused during the Nazi occupation, according to Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski. The issue of reparations is closed, he announced on Thursday. “My predecessor Minister Anna Fotyga answered a parliamentary question many years […]

Poland should have demanded WWII reparations from Russia – FM — RT World News

Poland should have demanded WWII reparations from Russia – FM — RT World News

Source link The new government in Warsaw has stepped up efforts to receive compensation from Germany Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski has questioned why the previous government in Warsaw did not formally demand World War II reparations from Russia. Polish compensation claims should have been settled by the USSR, but the money was never transferred, […]

Nuclear-armed Poland is ‘very real’ – NATO general — RT World News

Nuclear-armed Poland is ‘very real’ – NATO general — RT World News

Source link Having nuclear weapons is a powerful deterrent and something Poland should look into going forward, a retired Polish Army general said in an interview on Monday. Speaking with the RMF24 radio, Jaroslaw Kraszewski was asked about last week’s proposal to “give Poland nuclear weapons,” made by American Enterprise Institute scholar Dalibor Rohac in […]

Poland slams US Republicans for delaying Ukraine aid — RT World News

Poland slams US Republicans for delaying Ukraine aid — RT World News

Source link American lawmakers have spent months wrangling over additional military aid for Kiev Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk criticized US Republicans as senators attempted to block a new $95 billion aid package for Ukraine and Israel, even invoking the memory of former President Ronald Reagan. Speaking after the massive aid bill was temporarily held […]

Poland plans to cut benefits for Ukrainians – media — RT World News

Poland plans to cut benefits for Ukrainians – media — RT World News

Source link Local officials believe only the sick, dependent, and disabled can count on long-term aid, Rzeczpospolita reports Poland is planning to develop new rules for helping Ukrainian refugees, Rzeczpospolita reported on Tuesday. It said, citing local officials, that many are taking advantage of benefits to which they are not entitled. According to the article, […]

Former deputy FM charged in cash-for-visas probe in Poland — RT World News

Former deputy FM charged in cash-for-visas probe in Poland — RT World News

Source link Piotr Wawrzyk is allegedly a key figure in a corruption scheme that reportedly facilitated tens of thousands of illegal entries The Polish Anticorruption Bureau has arrested ex-Deputy Foreign Minister Piotr Wawrzyk, who is suspected of abusing his office to facilitate the issuance of visas and residency permits to foreign nationals. The arrest was […]

Brussels will “have to act” if Poland violates EU law

Brussels will “have to act” if Poland violates EU law

Source link European Commission transparency chief Vera Jourova insisted the bloc was watching Warsaw “very closely” The European Commission is “very closely” watching the political crisis unfolding in Poland and is ready to intervene if Warsaw violates EU law, the bloc’s vice president of values and transparency, Vera Jourova, told Euronews on Wednesday. “We’re watching, […]

German troops ‘welcome’ to march into Poland – official — RT World News

German troops ‘welcome’ to march into Poland – official — RT World News

Source link Berlin’s forces haven’t been deployed on Polish soil since Hitler invaded in 1939 Poland is prepared to host German troops on its territory for the first time since World War II, Deputy Foreign Minister Andrzej Szejn told the Rzeczpospolita newspaper on Sunday. Szejn’s statement marks a dramatic break from his predecessors, who swore […]

Poland stalled Nord Stream probe – WSJ — RT World News

Poland stalled Nord Stream probe – WSJ — RT World News

Source link Warsaw fed “disinformation” to investigators and tried to blame the blasts on Russia, European officials have said Polish officials withheld evidence and attempted to stall an international probe into the bombing of the Nord Stream gas pipelines, making investigators “suspicious of Warsaw’s role and motives,” the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday. The […]