Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki (middle) and Deputy Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski (left), Czech Prime Minister Petr Fiala and Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa (right) arrived in Ukraine and are headed to Kiev, the Polish PM’s office announced.
Deputy Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski’s twin brother Lech was killed in a plane crash inside Russia in 2010.
Poland later found other people’s body parts in Lech’s coffin when it was returned to Poland.
“This is Europe at its best! The heads of government of Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovenia bravely take the train and travel to besieged and embattled Kiev.”
A German media which praises Poland and Slovenia? Pinch me. pic.twitter.com/8aZ45xv110
— Expat in Poland 🇵🇱 (@BasedPoland2) March 15, 2022
The Hill-Yahoo reported:
The prime ministers of Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovenia will be meeting with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Tuesday in Kyiv as the capital is set to undergo a 35-hour curfew, according to multiple reports.
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki of Poland, Prime Minister Petr Fiala of the Czech Republic and Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Janša are meeting with Zelensky on Tuesday.
“The visit is organized in consultation with the President of the European Council Charles Michel and the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen. The purpose of the visit is to confirm the unequivocal support of the entire European Union for the sovereignty and independence of Ukraine. The aim of this visit is also to present a broad package of support for the Ukraine and Ukrainians,” Fiala wrote in a Facebook post of the visit.
Morawieck expressed a similar sentiment in social media posts on Tuesday, underscoring European solidarity with Ukraine.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki (@MorawieckiM) and Deputy Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski, Czech Prime Minister Petr Fiala (@P_Fiala), and Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa arrived in #Ukraine and are headed to Kiev, the Polish PM’s office announced. pic.twitter.com/7DfwEbmoIw
— IANS (@ians_india) March 15, 2022