Border controls to return due to ME conference

The Polish Interior Ministry (MSWiA) announced that controls on Polish borders will return temporarily due to the Middle East conference organised in Warsaw.

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The Ministry wants controls to be introduced on Sunday and last until next Saturday. The conference will take place on February 13-14.

Introducing temporarily controls is aimed not to allow people, who can be considered as a threat to the security and the public order to enter Poland

MSWiA plans to run controls on a random basis. They will be conducted by the Border Guard, supported by the Police and Fire Department. The ministry estimates that around 50,000 people will be controlled over the next week.