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The Foreign Ministers of the Baltics and Poland held a joint news conference on Friday (April 29) in Riga, following the halt of Russian gas supplies to Poland and Bulgaria for refusing to pay for gas in roubles and Ukraine's pleas for the delivery of heavy weapons. The ministers also said that NATO should increase its presence in the region.

Preparing for success is as important as learning to deal with setbacks and it has helped Iga Świątek seamlessly establish herself as the new world number one with a 23-match winning run, the Pole's sports psychologist Daria Abramowicz told Reuters.

Polish rescue workers have reached a miner trapped underground since a tremor shook the Borynia-Zofiówka mine in southern Poland on Saturday morning, an official at the pit said on Tuesday. Later on Tuesday, a mine director Marcin Gołębiowski informed that the remaining miners had been found and were being transported to the surface. He did not specify, however, whether they were alive or not.

Poland's Minister of Justice Zbigniew Ziobro proposed on Tuesday (April 26) to suspend the country's EU budget contribution, either in full or partially. Ziobro, who is also chief of junior coalition partner United Poland, argued that the proposal is a reaction to the costs Poland was incurring due to the war in Ukraine and the consequential migrant crisis.

Poland is imposing sanctions on 50 Russian oligarchs and companies, the interior minister said on Tuesday, as it seeks to increase pressure on Moscow over its invasion of Ukraine.Poland this month passed a law allowing it to freeze the assets of Russian entities and ban imports of coal from Russia, above and beyond sanctions imposed jointly by European Union countries.

Warsaw Mayor Rafał Trzaskowski has outlined the plan of his visit to the United States. He will travel to New York and Washington to meet with members of the U.S. government, Congress, United States Secretary of Transportation, as well as NGO leaders. They are to discuss, among other issues, American financial support for refugees from Ukraine.