Poland plans to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the start of world war II in the circle of relevant allies. The event, on the anniversary, Warsaw invited Germany. Russia on the guest list, reports RIA Novosti with reference to the press service of the President of Poland.
Every year Poland celebrates the day of the attack of Nazi Germany and beginning of world war II — September 1. Events are held at the site of the first bombing of Polish territory at the Cape of Westerplatte in Gdansk. Beginning at 04:48.
This year Poland will celebrate this day with countries, which “are closely cooperating in the interest of world peace based on the principles of respect for international law”, said the press service.
Apart from Germany, to the invited countries are members of NATO, the European Union, Eastern partnership, including Belarus, as a member of this initiative. However, most in Warsaw forward of US President Donald trump. He personally invited the President of Poland Andrzej Duda.
Warsaw does not mind that Germany invaded Poland September 1, 1939, as now both countries together in NATO and the European Union.
Failure to invite Russia Poland explains the violation of international law in 1939. The second world war began on 1 September 1939 with the German attack on Poland. After this part of Poland was ceded to Germany, and the other part — to the Soviet Union.