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Theresa May 'wants and expects' to protect rights of Poles in UK

Thursday, July 28th 2016, 19:25
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The UK prime minister says she values the contribution made by Polish citizens to the UK and "fully expects" to be able to protect their rights - as long as British expats' rights are protected in EU states.
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Pope Francis trips as he arrives for Mass in Poland

Thursday, July 28th 2016, 10:25
related places: Czestochowa

Pope Francis tripped and fell as he arrived for Holy Mass at the southern Black Madonna shrine of Czestochowa in Poland.
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Cheering crowds greet Pope as he arrives in Krakow

Wednesday, July 27th 2016, 17:34
related places: Krakow

Pope Francis has arrived in Krakow, Poland, to cheering crowds.
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Pope Francis warns world 'is at war' after Europe attacks

Wednesday, July 27th 2016, 16:30

Pope Francis warns that a recent wave of jihadist attacks in Europe is proof that the world is "at war", but stresses that religion is not the cause.
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File-sharing 'mastermind' charged

Thursday, July 21st 2016, 0:46
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine, United States United States

US authorities have charged a Ukrainian man alleged to be the mastermind of the world's biggest online piracy website.
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Nato and Russia's tense relationship

Friday, July 8th 2016, 0:30
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Warsaw

Ahead of the Nato summit in Warsaw, Paul Adams explores how the alliance's increasingly tense relationship with Russia is set to dominate proceedings.
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Nato's challenges

Thursday, July 7th 2016, 23:52

On the eve of its Warsaw Summit, what are the challenges facing Nato?
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Deli dreams

Saturday, July 2nd 2016, 23:43

As part of the My Shop series, BBC News profiles an entrepreneur in Peterborough who sees her Polish deli empire under threat from the EU referendum result.
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My Shop: Polish deli owner on her fears after the referendum

Saturday, July 2nd 2016, 22:59

An entrepreneur who has built up three Polish delis in Cambridgeshire explains her fears about the referendum result.
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Portugal into Euro 2016 semi-finals

Thursday, June 30th 2016, 22:40
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Portugal beat Poland on penalties to reach the semi-finals of the European Championship for the fourth time in five tournaments.
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Poland to remove Soviet monuments

Tuesday, June 28th 2016, 18:13
related countries: Russia Russia

Poland is to move more than 200 Soviet monuments to a new museum, but the plan is likely to anger Russia.
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Polish boy, 11, finds 'leave EU' card

Monday, June 27th 2016, 14:15

The family of Matteus, 11, from Poland, respond to a card they received suggesting they were "vermin" and that they should "go home".
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Croatia 0-1 Portugal

Saturday, June 25th 2016, 22:36
related countries: Croatia Croatia, Portugal Portugal

Ricardo Quaresma scores late in extra time as Portugal defeat Croatia to set up a Euro 2016 quarter-final match against Poland.
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Poland through despite Shaqiri stunner

Saturday, June 25th 2016, 16:43
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Poland will meet Portugal in the quarter-finals of Euro 2016 after beating Switzerland on penalties.
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Poland through despite Shaqiri stunner

Saturday, June 25th 2016, 14:49
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Xherdan Shaqiri scores a stunning late goal for Switzerland to level the tie at 1-1 against Poland in the last 16.
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Women march to defend abortion rights in Poland

Sunday, June 19th 2016, 1:41
related places: Warsaw

Thousands of people have taken part in a demonstration in the Polish capital of Warsaw to defend women's rights.
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Poland abortion: March to defend rights in Warsaw

Saturday, June 18th 2016, 19:37
related places: Warsaw

Several thousand people demonstrate in Warsaw against a proposal for an almost total ban on abortions in Poland.
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Rescuing Warsaw's overgrown Jewish graves

Saturday, June 4th 2016, 23:21

Rescuing Warsaw's overgrown Jewish graves
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Poland opposition rally draws thousands

Saturday, June 4th 2016, 17:56
related places: Warsaw

Thousands of people rally in Warsaw, protesting against Poland's conservative government, 27 years since the fall of communism.
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Poland to sign up 35,000 paramilitaries

Friday, June 3rd 2016, 12:34
related countries: Russia Russia

Poland says it will start recruiting in September for a new 35,000-strong paramilitary defence force because of tensions with Russia.
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EU issues formal warning to Poland

Wednesday, June 1st 2016, 16:19

European Union issues formal warning to Poland for threatening the rule of law, one of the founding principles of the EU, over controversial changes to its top court.
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New Polish call to extradite Polanski

Tuesday, May 31st 2016, 6:49
related countries: United States United States

Poland's justice minister says he will appeal in the supreme court against a decision not to extradite film director Roman Polanski to the US for statutory rape.
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VIDEO: Train driver's dash to save passengers

Thursday, May 12th 2016, 18:24

A Polish train driver had three seconds to warn passengers of an impending crash with a lorry on the track as it was travelling at 62 mph (110 km/h).
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VIDEO: Thousands in Polish government protest

Sunday, May 8th 2016, 0:44

Tens of thousands of people in Poland have demonstrated against the policies of the government, which took office seven months ago.
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Poles in anti-government protest

Saturday, May 7th 2016, 14:14
related places: Warsaw

Thousands take to the streets in Warsaw to protest against the Polish government's actions, which have been criticised by the EU as weakening the rule of law.
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Poland in row over landmark war museum

Thursday, May 5th 2016, 16:09
related places: Row, Warsaw

WW2 museum project pits experts against Poland
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Charges in Russia-Poland spy case

Wednesday, May 4th 2016, 15:31
related countries: Russia Russia

A lawyer with dual Russian-Polish citizenship whose father played for the Russian national football team is charged with espionage, Polish media say.
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Russia lambasts Poland over bikers ban

Friday, April 29th 2016, 17:08
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Russia summons the Polish ambassador in Moscow to protest against a ban on Russian bikers from entering Poland as part of World War Two commemorations.
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