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Nato jets to monitor Ukraine border

Monday, March 10th 2014, 20:01
related countries: Romania Romania, Ukraine Ukraine

Nato announces it will deploy Awacs reconnaissance planes in Poland and Romania to monitor the crisis in Ukraine.
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GB's Kilty wins shock World gold

Saturday, March 8th 2014, 21:53
related places: Sopot

Great Britain's Richard Kilty wins a shock gold in the 60m at the World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland.
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Poland 0-1 Scotland

Wednesday, March 5th 2014, 21:34
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Scott Brown's strike gives Scotland a narrow friendly victory against Poland in Warsaw.
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At least 21 protesters dead in Kiev

Thursday, February 20th 2014, 16:53
related countries: France France, Ukraine Ukraine
related places: Kiev

At least 21 protesters are killed by security forces in Kiev, with the US expressing "outrage" at security forces' actions.
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Fletcher named in Scotland squad

Wednesday, February 19th 2014, 11:23
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Darren Fletcher is named in the Scotland squad for next month's friendly against Poland after recovering from illness.
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Polish priest held over abuse claims

Monday, February 17th 2014, 17:43
related countries: Dominica Dominica, Dominican Republic Dominican Republic
related places: Police

Police in Poland arrest a Catholic priest suspected of committing sex offences against children in the Dominican Republic.
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Stoch wins men's ski jumping gold

Sunday, February 9th 2014, 19:40

Poland's Kamil Stoch wins gold in the men's normal hill ski jumping.
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Poland church in first abuse lawsuit

Friday, February 7th 2014, 0:00

A man abused as a child by a priest in Poland seeks $64,500 from the country's Catholic Church - the first such civil case in the country.
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Late Pope's private notes go on sale

Wednesday, February 5th 2014, 10:25

A collection of private observations by late Pope John Paul II on religious subjects goes on sale amid controversy in his native Poland.
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Cineworld buys Poland-based rival

Friday, January 10th 2014, 8:07
related countries: Israel Israel, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Cineworld, the UK's largest cinema operator, is buying about 100 multiplexes in eastern Europe and Israel owned by CCI in a deal worth about £500m.
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PM and Polish leader discuss benefits

Wednesday, January 8th 2014, 21:30

David Cameron and his Polish counterpart Donald Tusk seek to smooth relations amid a dispute over benefit payments to EU migrants.
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Film composer Wojciech Kilar dies

Sunday, December 29th 2013, 16:14

Polish pianist and composer Wojciech Kilar, who was Bafta-nominated for his score to Roman Polanski's Oscar-winning film The Pianist, has died aged 81.
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VIDEO: Diving guard hailed for baby catch

Wednesday, December 18th 2013, 14:27

A security guard at an airport in Poland is being hailed a hero for diving to save a baby who fell off an airport luggage counter
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Terror suspects sue Poland over CIA

Tuesday, December 3rd 2013, 15:31
related countries: United States United States

The European Court of Human Rights holds the first open hearing about an alleged CIA prison in Poland used to interrogate terror suspects.
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VIDEO: Deal saves UN climate talks in Poland

Sunday, November 24th 2013, 5:33

UN climate talks in Poland have ended with delegates reaching a compromise on how to fight global warming.
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Last-minute deal saves climate talks

Saturday, November 23rd 2013, 20:12

Marathon talks in Warsaw end with a fragile agreement on the way forward to a new global climate deal in Paris in 2015.
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Hope for climate talks' final hours

Friday, November 22nd 2013, 14:55
related places: Warsaw

Negotiators were preparing for a long final session at the National Stadium in Warsaw as UN talks on climate change crawled to a conclusion.
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NGOs walk out of UN climate talks

Thursday, November 21st 2013, 19:46

The UN climate negotiations in Poland are left reeling after green campaigners walk out, but some negotiators say progress is possible.
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VIDEO: Poland's efforts for 'clean coal'

Tuesday, November 19th 2013, 9:22

As the UN calls for countries to stop burning coal because of environmental damage, Poland believes it has developed new technology to provide a cleaner future for the fuel.
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Coal fires green anger at UN talks

Monday, November 18th 2013, 1:07

Environmental groups sharply criticise the Polish government for hosting a coal industry meeting while UN climate talks are held in the country.
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Szczesny signs new Arsenal contract

Saturday, November 16th 2013, 14:19

Arsenal's Poland international goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny signs a new contract the club describe as "long-term".
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Russia demands Polish riot apology

Tuesday, November 12th 2013, 10:46
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Warsaw

The Russian foreign ministry demands an apology from Poland after nationalist rioters attacked the Russian embassy in Warsaw.
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Clashes mar Poland independence day

Monday, November 11th 2013, 22:02
related places: Warsaw

Polish police fire rubber bullets and tear gas to break up violent clashes during an independence day march by the far-right and nationalists in Warsaw.
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'Realism' to dominate climate talks

Monday, November 11th 2013, 0:40
related places: Warsaw

Over the next fortnight, negotiators from all over the world are meeting in Warsaw in the hope of advancing discussion on a new global climate deal.
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VIDEO: State funeral for Poland's former PM

Sunday, November 3rd 2013, 17:47
related places: Warsaw

A state funeral for Poland's former prime minister, Tadeusz Mazowiecki, takes place in Warsaw.
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Priest sought over Dominican abuse

Friday, November 1st 2013, 10:46
related countries: Dominica Dominica, Dominican Republic Dominican Republic

Prosecutors in Dominican Republic seek the extradition from Poland of a priest accused of sexually abusing children in his care.
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Polish hostage escapes from Syria

Thursday, October 31st 2013, 11:47
related countries: Syria Syria

A Polish photojournalist has escaped from kidnappers in Syria three months after his capture
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