Recently, the General Consulate of Poland in Kharkiv celebrated its 20th anniversary. Usually anniversaries provoke historical reminiscences and debriefing. But with the current Consul General of Poland in Kharkiv Mr. Stanislaw Lukasik we talked about the present.
- Our consular district includes Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Poltava, Sumy, Zaporizhia region. But this year, after the Polish consulate in Donetsk was forced to cease their activities, and even Donetsk and Lugansk.
- When you have received an offer to take the post of Consul General in this region, you should be aware that it will be extremely difficult mission?
- Not really. I received this proposal in March 2014. It was the stage of the Crimean conflict. Then it seemed to many that he will end. Few foresaw this development. But it happened anyway ...