Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Thursday will meet Olaf Scholz, who is a candidate for the new German chancellor, said government spokesman Piotr Müller. That day the prime minister will also meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
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The government spokesman informed on Wednesday that in connection with the current geopolitical challenges, the Polish Prime Minister continued a series of meetings with the heads of European governments. As he wrote on Twitter, on Thursday the prime minister will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel and on Friday with the British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
In a later entry, Müller added that Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki will also meet Olaf Scholz, a candidate for the new German chancellor, on Thursday.
These will be subsequent visits by the head of the Polish government as part of meetings with European leaders aimed at coordinating the reactions of European countries and NATO members to Belarus’ hybrid activities.
In recent days, Prime Minister Morawiecki met with the leaders of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, as well as the prime ministers of the Visegrad Group countries (including Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia) and the Prime Minister of Croatia.
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On Wednesday morning the prime minister in Paris spoke with French President Emmanuel Macron; in the afternoon, the head of the Polish government came to Ljubljana to meet the Prime Minister of Slovenia, Janez Jansza.
Crisis at the borders of the EU
There has been a crisis at the borders of the EU and Belarus, since the number of attempts to illegally cross the Belarusian border with Lithuania, Latvia and Poland by migrants from the Middle East, Africa and other regions increased sharply in the spring. The EU and member states emphasize that this is the result of the deliberate actions of Alyaksandr Lukashenka’s regime, which instrumentally uses migrants in response to sanctions.
From the beginning of the year, the Border Guard recorded over 34 thousand. attempts to illegally cross the Polish-Belarusian border, of which over 6,000 in November, nearly 17.3 thousand. in October, almost 7.7 thous. in September and over 3.5 thousand. in August.
From September 2, due to the migratory pressure in the border zone with Belarus in 183 localities in the voivodeship In Podlasie and Lublin regions, a state of emergency is in force. It was introduced for 30 days under the ordinance of President Andrzej Duda, issued at the request of the government. Subsequently, the Seym agreed to extend the state of emergency for another 60 days – until December 2.
Prime Minister @MorawieckiM he will also meet tomorrow with Olaf Scholz, who is a candidate for the new chancellor of Germany. https://t.co/On9NwI9XiU
– Piotr Müller (@PiotrMuller) November 24, 2021
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