Paris 2024: Poland will contribute 20 soldiers to the multinational security force

Paris 2024: Poland will contribute 20 soldiers to the multinational security force

Poland will contribute security device belonging 2024 Olympic Games in Paris With squad of 20 soldiers and a group of service dogs, as Polish media reported this Thursday.

This decision was made by the President of Poland.Andrzej Dudafollowing a meeting in the French capital on Wednesday between the Polish delegation and the military adviser to the French President, Fabien Mandon.

A day earlier, on Tuesday, a meeting was held with the head of the Polish National Security Directorate Jacek Seviera, and general Philip Lavignehead of the NATO Joint Command Transformation, in Norfolk, USA, where one of NATO’s two strategic commands is based. Atlantic Alliance dedicated to combating terrorism.

Minister of Defense of Poland Vladislav Kosinyak-Kamysh, This was already announced a month ago in a message published on social networks. XWhat Polish armed forces “They would joininternational alliance created to ensure security during the Olympic Games in Paris.”

“Her main task will be to carry out activities related to the detection of explosives and the fight against terrorist threats,” the minister wrote.

The Olympic Games will begin in 26 July and will last until 11th August, while Paralympic Games will extend from From August 28 to September 8.

For the first time in history, the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games will take place not in the stadium, but on barges that will ply along the route. River Seine.

French authorities are faced with a problem guarantee the safety of the event, the epicenter of which will be Paris, the city has been on high alert since then Islamist attacks of 2015 which killed 130 people and injured several hundred.

(according to information from EFE)

Source: Aristegui Noticias