There will be no NATO bases in Poland
- NATO Summit in Wales will not decide to create a solid base of the Alliance in the Baltic countries and Poland, because it would be contrary to the agreement with Russia in 1997 - explained a representative of the White House. He assured, however, that NATO will strengthen its presence in the region.
Poland asked for the abolition of penalties for overproduction of milk
- Poland occurred to the European Commission requesting additional steps to support the milk market, including compensation for producers in connection with the Russian embargo on dairy products - informed the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Rasmussen: Ukraine will become member of NATO, if meets criteria
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said that NATO would respect Ukrainian decision to join the alliance. - At the Wales Summit next week, we will meet President Poroshenko to make clear NATO’s unwavering support for Ukraine - he assured. He also said that it is clear, that Russia is engaged in military operations in Ukraine and have violated its sovereignty.
Obama: No US military action in Ukraine
Barack Obama ruled out US military action in Ukraine. Yet he accused Russia of sending combat forces into Ukraine. He said United States are concidering further economic sanctions against Moscow. They are to be the subject of the NATO leaders summit next week.
Merkel: New sanctions against Russia possible
German Chancellor Angela Merkel does not rule out new sanctions against Russia. The issue will be on the agenda at EU summit. - Things became worse and more difficult in recent days - she said referring to the situation in Ukraine and the activity of Russian troops in this country.