News World

Poland to raise defence budget to 4% of GDP

Poland's new culture minister on Wednesday announced the liquidation of all public media, which have been seen as a mouthpiece of the previous populist-nationalist government, ahead of a restructuring. Poland liquidates all public media for restructuring: minister
Source: Pixabay

Poland’s prime minister announced on Monday that Warsaw would raise its spending on defence to four percent of GDP in light of the ongoing war in neighbouring Ukraine.

“The war in Ukraine makes us arm ourselves even faster. That is why this year we will make an unprecedented effort: four percent of GDP for the Polish army,” Mateusz Morawiecki told journalists.


About the author


Agence France-Presse (AFP) is a French international news agency headquartered in Paris, France. Founded in 1835 as Havas, it is the world's oldest news agency.

Daily Newsletter