The article consists of two main theses. The first one shows the factors, that have made the creation and development of the 'European Union strategy for the Baltic Sea region', its basic objectives, contents and the main achievements. The second one analyses the impact of the 'European Union strategy for the Baltic Sea region' on the implementation of 'the strategy of national security of Poland', Polish economic development, including the possibility of the development of the Navy.
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