Poland said Ukraine and Lithuania on criticism of the passports

The Polish interior Ministry said that while no decisions have been taken concerning the design of a new passport. The appropriate review agencies came in response to a request by TASS on Tuesday, August 8.

“Please be informed that the final decision on which stories will be used in the new passport will be made in September,” — said in the Ministry.

It stressed that the current discussion is Advisory in nature. “Among the options presented, the personalities, events, places and characters associated with the restoration of Poland’s independence in 1918”, — have informed in the Ministry of interior.

On Monday the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Ambassador of Poland Jan Pieklo handed a note of protest in connection with the intentions of the Polish party to place on the pages of your passport “picture of the chapel, rotunda, located on the territory of the Polish military graves at the Lychakiv cemetery” in Lviv. Kiev has described such plans as unfriendly.

Criticism on Warsaw collapsed and the Lithuanian foreign Ministry. Claims Department touch the gates of dawn (Holy gates); this attraction Vilnius can also be in Polish documents.

Poland announced plans in 2018 to change the design of the passport on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of independence. This was defined by 13 characters, and now Internet users have to choose six of them (on the pages will place different images). The vote passes here, it will last until September 10. Dawn is now in second place. In addition to these six characters, how to write “Politnavigator”, there are 13 more images, including the chapel, rotunda, and they have already approved. Just the passport 19 pages.