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Poland says Belarus summons its charge d'affaires over diplomat's expulsion

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WARSAW, Jan 7 (Reuters) - The Polish foreign ministry said on Wednesday that Minsk had summoned its charge d'affaires to inform him about the expulsion of a Polish diplomat from Belarus, amid simmering tensions between the countries.

"The Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirms the fact that the charge d'affaires was called in in a case related to the expulsion of a Polish consul," spokesman Lukasz Jasina said in a statement.

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Reporting by Alan Charlish; Editing by Alex Richardson

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