Locked content British Royal Navy frigate is on a working visit in Gdynia

HMS Westminster, a type 23 frigate of the British Royal Navy, is on a working visit in Gdynia. The unit is equipped with a modern rocket system. There are 200 sailors on HMS Westminster. “10 percent of the crew are women” – Lieutenant Commander David Howe said to media representati...

Locked content Trump: America loves Poland

The US President Donald Trump gave a speech during his stay in Warsaw, and praised Poles for being “the soul of Europe.” “For two centuries, Poland suffered constant and brutal attacks.  But while Poland could be invaded and occupied, and its borders even erased from the map, it could never be erase...

Locked content Poland, seven other nations sign NATO ‘battle ready’ declaration

Four international battalions stationed in Eastern Europe are now ready to respond to any Russian “aggression,” the defence ministers from eight NATO countries said signing the Enhanced Forward Presence declaration. “Today, we declare that (these battalions) are ready and able to deter and, if neces...

Locked content Poland to increase military spending to 2.5% in 2030

Polish government will introduce a bill, increasing the defense spending to 2 percent of GDP next year, and gradually increasing it to reach 2.5 percent in 2030. After it is passed by Parliament it will be in line with recent NATO regulations. Due to the increase in spending, Poland hopes to increas...

Duda: Poland to increase military spending

President Andrzej Duda, announced during the NATO summit, that he spoke with Deputy PM Mateusz Morawiecki regarding increasing Poland’s defense spending. “Poland will spend 2.2 percent of its GDP on military until 2020, and until 2030 we will further increase it to 2.5 percent.”

Locked content Trump: NATO no longer obsolete

US President Donald Trump said that NATO is no longer “obsolete,” reversing his previous stance. “I said it was obsolete. It’s no longer obsolete,” Trump said, adding that the Transatlantic alliance, which Poland joined in 199 was adapting to the broader mission against Islamic mil...

Locked content Polish cities hosting US troops under cyber attacks

Websites of several Polish cities that have hosted US troops during recent NATO operations were hacked, Deputy Defense Minister Tomasz Szatkowski said. “We are constantly seeing large destructive cyber and information activity by certain countries. The process has been intensifying.” he said. Accord...

Locked content NATO should help solve Smoleńsk crash case – Defense Minister

Poland’s Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz said during the NATO summit in Brussels, that the alliance should get involved in helping Poland clarify all the issues regarding the Smoleńsk plane crash that killed 96 people, including Polish President Lech Kaczyński, twin brother of the leader o...