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Jewish life slowly returns to Poland

Friday, April 20th 2012, 8:35

Poles embrace Jewish roots that Nazis tried to destroy
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Polish ex-sports minister jailed

Tuesday, April 17th 2012, 16:34
related places: Warsaw

A Warsaw court jails Polish former sports minister Tomasz Lipiec for three-and-a-half years for corruption.
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Union boss fears Euro 2012 racism

Tuesday, April 17th 2012, 5:26
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

The head of the worldwide union for footballers fears players will be at risk from racial abuse in Poland and Ukraine at Euro 2012.
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Poland remembers plane crash dead

Tuesday, April 10th 2012, 14:15
related places: Warsaw

Poland marks the anniversary of the 2010 plane crash that killed its president Lech Kaczynski with ceremonies in Warsaw and Smolensk.
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Polish PM promises truth on CIA

Thursday, March 29th 2012, 17:24

Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk promises to get to the truth over secret CIA interrogations of al-Qaeda rendition suspects on its territory.
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Eight dead in Poland bus crash

Thursday, March 29th 2012, 10:21

Eight people are dead after a minibus collided with a lorry in southern Poland.
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Polish troops face Afghan retrial

Wednesday, March 14th 2012, 14:12
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Four Polish soldiers acquitted last year of killing eight civilians in Afghanistan are to face a second trial.
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Is Apple worth more than Poland?

Tuesday, March 13th 2012, 11:01

Is Apple really worth more than Poland?
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Polish PM denies Hollande boycott

Friday, March 9th 2012, 11:57
related countries: France France

Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk denies snubbing French Socialist election candidate Francois Hollande in favour of Nicolas Sarkozy.
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Poland rejects new EU CO2 target

Thursday, March 8th 2012, 13:22

Coal-dependent Poland threatens to veto EU efforts to make CO2 emission cuts more ambitious.
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Charges in Polish rail crash case

Monday, March 5th 2012, 17:26

A Polish rail traffic controller is to be prosecuted over a train crash that left 16 people dead and more than 50 others injured.
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Poland suffers deadly train crash

Sunday, March 4th 2012, 13:51

Two trains collide on the Warsaw-Krakow mainline in southern Poland, leaving 16 people dead and about 58 injured, local officials say.
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EU recalls ambassadors to Belarus

Tuesday, February 28th 2012, 21:45
related countries: Barbados Barbados, Belarus Belarus, Belgium Belgium
related places: Brussels

The EU is to recall its ambassadors to Belarus after Minsk expelled the bloc's representative and the Polish envoy in protest over new sanctions.
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VIDEO: Polish Oscar nominee In Darkness

Thursday, February 16th 2012, 1:41

In Darkness is in the running for a best foreign language Oscar at the Academy Awards next week.
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VIDEO: Snow-covered scenes across Europe

Monday, February 6th 2012, 16:40
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

The Arctic conditions sweeping Europe have tightened their grip, with more deaths reported in Poland and Ukraine, taking the toll to well over 200.
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Europe's big freeze tightens grip

Monday, February 6th 2012, 14:40
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

The Arctic conditions sweeping Europe tighten their grip, with more deaths reported in Poland and Ukraine, taking the toll to well over 200.
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Europe freeze strands thousands

Thursday, February 2nd 2012, 19:46
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

Heavy snow leaves at least 11,000 people cut off in remote areas of Serbia as Europe's cold snap claims more than 130 lives.
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Poland Nobel poetry laureate dies

Wednesday, February 1st 2012, 23:16

Polish poet Wislawa Szymborska, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1996, dies aged 88.
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Dozens dead in European cold snap

Tuesday, January 31st 2012, 16:44
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

At least 30 people have died in Ukraine and 21 in Poland after a sudden drop in temperatures across much of central and eastern Europe.
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Europeans hit by deadly cold snap

Tuesday, January 31st 2012, 9:45
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

At least 30 people have died in Ukraine and 10 in Poland after a sudden drop in temperatures across much of central and eastern Europe.
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Web treaty protests across Poland

Thursday, January 26th 2012, 15:40

More than 10,000 people take to Poland's streets in protest at ministers signing a treaty activists say will result in internet censorship.
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Polish sites hit in Acta attack

Monday, January 23rd 2012, 19:00

A number of Polish government websites have been hit in protest against government plans to sign an international copyright treaty.
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Polish appeal over Leith murder

Tuesday, January 17th 2012, 11:10

Lothian and Borders police make a fresh appeal for information about the murder of a Polish man found dead at a flat in Edinburgh.
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Poland punishes martial law ruler

Thursday, January 12th 2012, 15:51

A Polish court gives a communist-era interior minister a two-year suspended prison term for his role in the martial law crackdown in 1981.
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Shot prosecutor 'faced threats'

Tuesday, January 10th 2012, 16:28

A Polish military prosecutor who survived shooting himself at the end of a news conference says he had faced threats to his life.
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VIDEO: Prosecutor shoots himself at briefing

Monday, January 9th 2012, 19:15

A military prosecutor in Poland is in a stable condition after shooting himself shortly after he had cut short a news conference.
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Polish prosecutor 'shoots self'

Monday, January 9th 2012, 13:19

A Polish military prosecutor shoots himself in the head after defending a military probe into leaks over the 2010 air crash that killed the Polish president.
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Wednesday, January 4th 2012, 16:12

An unknown art student boosts his profile after hanging one of his own paintings at the National Museum in Poland.
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