Prime Minister Morawiecki calls for an extraordinary European Council meeting on the situation in Belarus

Poland is responsible for its immediate neighbours. Therefore, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki appealed in a letter to Charles Michel, President of the European Council, and Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, to convene an extraordinary European Council meeting on the events in Belarus.

Photo: Krystian Maj / Chancellery of the Prime Minister of Poland

Following the presidential elections in Belarus conducted on 9 August 2020, the authorities used force against their citizens who are demanding changes in the country.

We must support the Belarusians in their quest for freedom. Thus the initiative of the head of the Polish government to make the European Council address this issue.

The content of the letter of Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki can be found below.

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