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Poland's Interior Minister Mariusz Kaminski announced on Sept. 16 that Russian-registered passenger cars will be banned from entering the country, the Polish Press Agency reported.
Trucks registered in Russia were already subject to such a ban in Poland.
"Now we are closing this matter. No Russian vehicle will enter Poland," Kaminski said.
"This applies to all vehicles, including those used commercially and privately-owned cars, regardless of whether the owner is a Russian citizen or citizen of another country. The rule is that a car registered in Russia has no right to enter Poland."
Tensions have been steadily rising between Poland and Russia since the start of Russia's all-out war against Ukraine.
Poland serves as a major transportation hub for allied weapons to Ukraine. In mid-March, Polish authorities announced it had broken up a Russian spy network planning sabotage acts and monitoring rail routes to Ukraine.