Polish PM says EU must plan further sanctions against Belarus over border crisis

The European Union must be ready to impose further sanctions on Minsk if the crisis on the Poland-Belarus border escalates, Poland's prime minister said on Thursday.

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki (left) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel address a joint press conference after talks in Berlin, Germany November 25, 2021. (Photo: Agency)

"We must plan further sanctions, including on trade," Mateusz Morawiecki said during a joint news conference with acting German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin.