Poland’s Security Policies in the Baltic Sea Area

  • Wojciech Kostecki


This chapter briefly describes the most recent events in Poland’s security policies towards the Baltic Sea area. Basically, the whole year 1996 and the beginning of 1997 are covered; where necessary to show the dynamics, earlier circumstances and longer processes are included. The main issues concern Polish regional initiatives, military co-operation, approach to Kaliningrad and relations with Lithuania. Some background material is also provided in order to place the Baltic dimension in a wider perspective of sources and options for the overall Polish security policy.


Security Policy Baltic State North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Polish Expert Polish Minority 
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