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Lithuania president against any EU sanctions for Poland  Washington Post

Lithuania's new president has spoken out against the possibility of European Union sanctions on Poland for changes the country has made to its judiciary.


Donors suspend funding for Poland Jewish history museum  The Jerusalem Post

The donors are concerned that the government will not extend the tenure of Dariusz Stola as director of the Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews.


Poland authorities conducting 'biggest search' ever for boy whose father was killed by train  Fox News

A search for a missing five-year-old boy in Poland has stretched into a sixth day in what authorities have described as the largest to ever take place.


10 Reasons Why Poland Is The Most Underrated Country In The World  TheTravel

Poland may not be the most obvious choice for travel, but there are so many reasons to explore this incredible country.


Diplomat: Poland Doesn’t View Trump as Cozy With Putin  Daily Signal

From the perspective of a country counting itself as the “best barometer” of concern about Russia's aggression, President Donald Trump is anything but soft on ...


EU takes further step against Poland over judicial reforms  Minneapolis Star Tribune

WARSAW, Poland — The European Union has given Poland's government two months to reverse new disciplinary regulations the bloc says undermine the ...


Poland proposes tightening 5G security standards  Reuters

Poland has proposed tightening its cyber security standards and could ban certain products or suppliers from key parts of a future 5G network, the country's ...


EU warning: Poland and Hungary MEPs tell von der Leyen ‘without us there’d be CHAOS’  Express.co.uk

POLAND and Hungary have pointedly reminded European Commission president-elect Ursula von der Leyen she owes her narrow victory to MEPs from their ...


European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - Rule of Law: European Commission takes new step to protect judges in Poland against political control  EU News

Today, the European Commission decided to take the next step in an ongoing infringement procedure against Poland, by sending a reasoned opinion regarding ...


Extremists Next Door: Fighting Intolerance in Small-Town Poland | Reporting Democracy  Balkan Insight

Civic protest in Poland has expanded beyond the big cities as anger grows over controversial government policies and far-right extremism. Activist Stanislawa ...


European Commission advances infringement procedure against Poland on rule of law - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

WARSAW, July 17 (Xinhua) -- The European Commission on Wednesday sent a reasoned opinion to Poland, criticizing a disciplinary regime for judges set up ...


Chief Rabbi of Poland slammed by board over his support of Jewish prayer  The Jerusalem Post

The Board of the Union of Jewish Religious Congregations in Poland slammed the Chief Rabbi claiming his actions were 'not exemplary.'


Robert Eggers Had to Convince Poland He Wasn’t a Satanist After A24’s ‘Witch’ Marketing Stunt  IndieWire

Robert Eggers was one of the biggest indie breakouts of 2015 thanks to his directorial debut “The Witch,” a period horror film that dazzled Sundance and went ...


Dawid Zukowski: Biggest ever police search in Poland for boy whose father was killed by train  Sky News

More than 3000 hectares have been searched so far as the hunt for the missing boy goes on for a fifth day.


Is Poland’s Liberal Democracy in Ruins?  The Globe Post

Poland's democratic decline is apparent, but it is too early and pessimistic to speak of the beginning of the end of liberal democracy in the country.


Poland's potential moves SIG to new 600MW PV play  PV-Tech

Poland's solar ecosystem is set for a major boost under plans by an investment management firm, which is ramping up its headcount to better *service* the ...


Five Reasons Why Poland’s Inflation Surge Shouldn’t Be Ignored  Bloomberg

Poland's central bank is adamant that this year's steep pickup in inflation is nothing to worry about.


Poland 'optimistic' despite new EU law checks  EUobserver

The European Commission is to propose annual rule-of-law reviews on all EU states, but Poland is "optimistic" that Ursula von er Leyen will let it off the hook.


Battle Group Poland participates in epic 'Tank Battle'  United States Army

*Service* members from NATO's enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group Poland partnered with the host nation and participated in the annual "Tank Battle" ...


Poland Charges Ex-Deputy Finance Minister With Neglect of Duty  Bloomberg

Polish prosecutors charged against a former deputy finance minister with neglect of duty in a tax-fraud case that resulted in 3 billion zloty ($792 million) losses ...


Poland Frees Ex-Official Accused of Spying for China  The Wall Street Journal

Poland released a local ex-counterintelligence official who had been detained on charges of spying for China, as Polish and Chinese ministers met in an effort ...


Poland's ex-PM loses EU parliament chair again  EUobserver

Poland's former prime minister, Beata Szydlo, has cried foul after failing to get an EP committee chair a second time, in a fiasco which could spell trouble for the ...


EU steps up pressure on Poland's move to punish judges  The Sun Daily

BRUSSELS: The European Union on Wednesday gave Poland's right-wing government two months to reverse a new disciplinary regime for judges or risk being ...


Poland's opposition promises to cut out coal in top election pledge  Reuters

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's biggest opposition group, the European Coalition, plans to eliminate coal from power production by 2040, its leader said on ...


Israel refuses to reveal who drafted controversial joint Holocaust statement with Poland  Haaretz

Israel is refusing to reveal the names of the experts who took part in drafting the controversial joint statement issued by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and ...


Barça Esports to play exhibition game in Poland  FC Barcelona

Rocket League fans will be able to enjoy a Rocketmania ESE international experience between Barça and Piast Gliwice Esports. The event will be held on July ...


Poland Is Holding Massive Pride Parades. But How Far Have LGBTQ Rights Really Come?  TIME

Poland has held massive pride parades this summer. But as support for LGBTQ rights have grown, so has the backlash. Here's what to know.


How Poland became a front in the cold war between the US and China  Reuters

An alleged spying case involves a Chinese businessman who worked for Huawei – the Chinese telecom-gear giant in the crosshairs of the Trump ...


Huawei outlines investment plans in Poland depending on 5G role  Reuters

Huawei aims to spend 3 billion zlotys ($793 million) in Poland in the next five years, although whether the Chinese firm has a role in the 5G rollout may affect the ...


Poland should follow Israel in water management - minister  The First News

Poland should make use of Israel's experience in water management, Agriculture Minister Jan Krzysztof Ardanowski said on Wednesday after talks in Warsaw ...


Direct Pipe installation completed in Poland  Trenchless International

A consortium comprising Denys and PORR has completed a Direct Pipe microtunnelling installation for Gaz System's 40 inch (1,016 mm), 55 km Tworóg to ...


Poland day care gets offers of help with $13000 bus stop sign  Lewiston Sun Journal

POLAND — Jan Jordan will get a flashing bus stop sign for her home day care. Regional School Unit 16 will front the $13,000 to buy the sign and install it.


CMCU names Poland student Reader of the Year  Lewiston Sun Journal

POLAND — Central Maine Credit Union has presented its annual Reader of the Year Award to Bella Pelletier of Poland Community School. The award was ...


Flat-pack bully? Ikea and Poland in furious ‘homophobia’ row  The Irish Times

Retail giant faces boycott calls after it fired employee for online comments about gays.


Lockheed Martin awarded $492 million HIMARS contract for US, Poland and Romania  The Defense Post

Lockheed Martin was awarded a $492 million contract for HIMARS M142 launchers for the US Army and Marine Corps, Poland and Romania.


Poland, Germany contradict Macron on EU Balkan enlargement  Reuters

Poland and Germany on Friday called for continued progress on European Union membership talks for western Balkan states hoping to join the bloc, rejecting ...


Demise of the faith in Poland after abuse scandal is greatly exaggerated  Lifesite

American journalist Rod Dreher's negative assessment of the Eastern European country doesn't accurately capture the feelings of young Catholics.


Rep. Fay speaks to Poland select board about work at statehouse  Lewiston Sun Journal

POLAND — Democratic state Rep. Jessica Fay spoke about the recent legislative actions at Tuesday's selectpersons meeting, including her support to ban ...


Poland praises likely new EU Commission head, eyes better ties with Brussels  Reuters

KATOWICE, Poland (Reuters) - Poland's foreign minister praised the “non-confrontational” style of the EU's nominee to head the next European Commission, ...


Fundraising Begins to Restore Poland Forest Bridge  businessjournaldaily.com

POLAND, Ohio – The Poland Forest Foundation has started fundraising to renovate the Mauthe Bridge in the Poland Village Municipal Forest. The $86,000 ...


Poland open to investment from China: foreign minister  Reuters

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland is open to investment from China, the country's foreign minister said on Monday, even as relations have faltered between the two ...


Paddler’s paradise: Poland's lakeland  The Guardian

Poland's lake district is a portal into a world of forests and watery channels – and little else. Ideal for exploring by bike and kayak.


Poland's conflicting environmental laws  Science Magazine

Poland's protected lands, and the species that depend on them, are subject to conflicting laws that undermine their sustainability. Poland's conservation laws (1) ...


Europe learned from its mistakes in Hungary. It's protecting the law in Poland  The Guardian

A landmark ruling shows the EU has woken up to threats to democracy, says Michael Meyer-Resende of Democracy Reporting International.


Poland declares itself ‘free of LGBT ideology.’ Rest of world declares Poland ridiculous.  LGBTQ Nation

Government officials in at least 30 towns, villages, and regional assemblies throughout the staunchly Catholic country of Poland have declared themselves to be ...


EU court rules Poland's lowering of judges' retirement age is unlawful  The Guardian

Poland's lowering of the retirement age for judges breaches EU law, the European court of justice has said, in a victory for civil society campaigners seeking to ...


Poland could play pivotal role as leading American ally in Europe | TheHill  The Hill

President Andrzej Duda recently had his second visit to the White House in less than a year, establishing Poland as the closest European partner of President ...


Threats to human rights rising in Poland, official warns  New York Post

WARSAW – Poland's crisis over the rule of law also poses a growing threat to human rights in the European Union's biggest ex-communist member, the...


How Poland’s 'golden age' of economic growth is going unreported ǀ View  Euronews English

Becoming the seventh largest economy in Europe after over 20 years of solid growth, Poland's remarkable growth engine is not receiving the attention it ...


Tad Taube, proud philanthropist and builder of Jewish life in Poland  The Jewish News of Northern California

In a gruff voice, 88-year-old Tad Taube repeats the Gestapo command he heard as a youngster. “They'd board the train at every stop,” he recalls, demanding to ...


Ikea Risks Boycott in Poland After Firing Anti-LGBT Employee  Bloomberg

Poland ordered prosecutors to probe Ikea of Sweden AB after its local unit fired a man over his actions during a gay-pride corporate event, while ruling-party ...


Poland’s ruling party plans to ‘repolonise’ media if re-elected  Financial Times

Poland's Law and Justice party will aim to “repolonise” the country's private media if it wins elections this year, according to deputy prime minister, Jaroslaw ...


Poland to offer some relief to biggest power consumers  Reuters

Poland's government proposed draft regulations on Tuesday that would allow big electricity consumers to receive compensation for surging power bills.


Poland Blocks Merkel’s Push to End EU Carbon Emissions by 2050  Bloomberg

Poland blocked a push endorsed by German Chancellor Angela Merkel for the European Union to end greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, setting a sour tone ...


Čaputová in Poland: Relations with Russia not improving  The Slovak Spectator

President Zuzana Čaputová visited Poland, the last country on her Visegrad tour. Čaputová and Polish President Andrzej Duda agreed that the unity of NATO is ...


Council of Europe bashes Poland over judicial reform and women’s rights  POLITICO.eu

The report adds to the Polish government's legal woes ahead of this fall's election.


Inside Poland's cynical plan to kill Article 13 for good  Wired.co.uk

The EU's new copyright rules could kill the internet as we know it. The Polish government is fighting back, but does it really care about the memes, or is it just a ...


Design concepts for Poland's new airport that could be world's biggest  Business Insider

One architect proposing design concepts for the airport says the transport hub "would cover an area larger than the entirety of Manhattan."


Inside Europe: Women face gender inequality in Poland  Deutsche Welle

Countries across Eastern Europe are marking 30 years since the end of communism. In 1989, the most dramatic scenes played out in November when the Berlin ...


Poland advances in ranking of places seen as good to live  The First News

Poland has moved up ten places to 13th position in the HSBC Expat Annual League Table survey. This year Switzerland has taken the top spot, followed by ...


Screening of 'Divine Plan' marks anniversary of pope's 1979 Poland trip  Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Senior White House officials gathered June 21 with leaders of various faith groups and nonprofit organizations as well as community leaders to commemorate ...


Poland wants money for agreeing to CO2 neutrality in 2050 - PM  Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Poland wants a strong compensation package for its industry in exchange for agreeing to commit the European Union to a more ...


The Brief - Poland's failure to think big  EURACTIV

"We don't know what they're playing at". "It's impossible to have a debate on this". "We were ready to tear our hair out". Those are just some of the diplomatic ...


Poland, Hungary want cash before agreeing to EU climate target  CNA

A young protester holds up a placard showing a polar bear during the "Global Strike For Future" demonstration in Warsaw on May 24, 2019. (Photo: AFP/Wojtek ...


Poland Calls For Action To Protect The Right To Freedom Of Religion Or Belief For All  Forbes

On July 8, 2019, the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Poland to the UN at Geneva organized a side event at the 41st session of the Human Rights Council.


RSU 16 wants Poland day care center to pay $13000 for a flashing 'bus stop' sign  Lewiston Sun Journal

POLAND — Jan Jordan had been complaining for years about the public road in front of her day care. Drivers go too fast on Route 11. They careen around the ...


Poland indicates likely support for net zero emissions  Financial Times

Poland's undersecretary of state for energy says it will “probably” support a net zero emissions 2050 target for the EU by the end of this year, marking a reversal ...


Germany debates World War II memorial for Poland  Deutsche Welle

Supporters and critics of a Berlin memorial to commemorate Polish victims of World War II debate how to honor those killed by the Nazi regime. Some question if ...


Increased US Presence in Poland is a Good Deal for NATO  European Leadership Network

Contrary to criticism surrounding an increased number of US forces and related infrastructure in Poland, the latest agreement will strengthen deterrence on ...


EU climate goals ditched as Warsaw and Budapest dig in  Deutsche Welle

Poland and Hungary said they will put their own economies first after rejecting an EU bid for net-zero greenhouse gas emissions. All very well, but the latest ...


Poland eyes green energy investments in Western Balkans: minister  Reuters

Polish energy groups could invest in renewable power in Western Balkan countries that eye European Union membership, Jadwiga Emilewicz, minister for ...


US Senate approves strengthening of military presence in Poland  The First News

American senators adopted a law on Thursday earmarking USD 750 billion in defence expenditures next year and describing Poland as "strategic" in the fight ...


Ukrainian worker dies in Poland after employer abandons him  WFTV Orlando

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - A Ukrainian man who fainted on the job in Poland was found dead in a forest after his employer dropped him off there rather than call ...


Selfies with Poland's President and other stories from this ASEC student's trip abroad  Purdue Agricultural Communications

Monday, July 15th, 2019. By Emma Ea Ambrose. During a trip to Poland in June, Courtney Dawn Kelley, incoming Agricultural Sciences Education and ...


'Foreign Ideology': Poland's Populists Target LGBT Rights | Reporting Democracy  Balkan Insight

Poland's governing Law and Justice party used to get political mileage out of vilifying refugees. Now it has its sights on the LGBT community.


Poland's church struggles to contain its latest crisis  National Catholic Reporter

Polish Archbishop Wojciech Polak of Gniezno speaks during a news conference in Warsaw May 22 after bishops met to discuss steps the Catholic Church will ...


Polish MP Invites Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Visit Concentration Camp  Newsweek

A politician in Poland has invited Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to visit his country, as debate continues over her comparison of southern border detention ...


Poland's lowering of retirement age for judges breaks EU laws: EU court adviser  Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Poland's new rules that lower the retirement age for judges, introduced in 2017, break European Union law, an advocate general for the ...


Poland firms up gas, nuclear plans to fill green power gap  EURACTIV

Replacing Poland's obsolete coal power fleet is a top political priority for the country, both for environmental and energy security reasons. But even as it steps up ...


US Ambassador to Poland Faces Backlash for Supporting Pride Month  Church Militant

by William Mahoney, Ph.D. • ChurchMilitant.com • July 2, 2019 8 Comments. Polish activists petition against pride parades. You are not signed in as a Premium ...


German environment chief seeks dialogue with Poland over climate neutrality  EURACTIV

German Environment Minister Svenja Schulze announced that she will be holding talks with representatives of all states that have so far refused to join the EU's ...


Poland to ask France for clarification ‘after soldiers caught illegally diving in WWII wreckage’  Euronews English

The wreckage of the German "Wilhelm Gustloff" ship, sunk by a Soviet submarine in January 1945, has been a war grave since 1994. Under Polish law, diving is ...


My internship as a policy wonk in Poland  FIU News

Name: Katerina Geisler Hometown: Palisade, Colorado What is your major? International relations and political science with certificates in public policy.


Poland's PM expects progress on top EU jobs Tuesday, but talks won't be easy  Reuters

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said he expected a significant progress if not a final deal on Tuesday in talks over allocating top jobs within the ...


znamy się transforms a historic baroque building into contemporary apartments in poland  Designboom

designed by architectural practice znamy się, monka apartments are located in toruń, poland, in a historic baroque building, in the area inscribed on the unesco ...


Lithuania's new president picks Poland for his first official visit  Baltic Review

In Warsaw, the President will meet with the highest-ranking Polish officials: President Andrzej Duda, Marshal of the Sejm Marek Kuchcinski, Marshal of the ...


Battle Group Poland strengthens interoperability during Exercise Puma 19  United States Army

Battle Group Poland participated in the week-long, multinational Exercise PUMA 19, alongside Polish and Czech Republic units, at the Bemowo Piskie Training ...


How Poland became a front in the new cold war between US and China  The Australian Financial Review

On a frigid morning in January, Polish internal security officers entered the Warsaw apartment of a foreign businessman, confiscated photographs, seized his ...


Grand EU Bargain Foreshadows Frustration From Poland to Kosovo  Bloomberg

European Union leaders may have sought to balance political, national and geographic interests when choosing the bloc's new leadership, but ex-communist ...


Poland’s crisis-hit Idea Bank to fire hundreds of staff  Financial Times

Poland's beleaguered Idea Bank is to slash its balance sheet and fire up to half its staff as it battles to boost its anaemic capital levels and return itself to ...


I-Team: Poland woman pushes to make bus stop safer, gets slapped with $13k bill  WGME

POLAND (WGME) – A push for safety has left a Poland woman with sticker shock. The daycare owner was trying to improve a dangerous bus stop for the ...


Kaczynski Plots to Step Out of Shadows to Lead Poland, WP Says  Bloomberg

Poland's most powerful politician, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, may be the country's next prime minister if his Law & Justice party wins the upcoming parliamentary ...


The battle for the rule of law in Poland will have consequences across Europe  Prospect

A diminutive, determined-looking judge in her mid-60s, Polish Supreme Court President Małgorzata Gersdorf is one of the faces of judicial resistance to Poland's ...


Amnesty International calls on Poland to stop targeting judges  POLITICO.eu

The country is under fire for a slate of judicial reforms by ruling Law and Justice party.


When coaches attack! McCann slips up in Poland  BBC Sport

Former Irish League winger Tim McCann tries his hand as a tough-tackling enforcer during Larne's friendly in Poland against Chemnitzer FC.


Can’t ignore Poland’s anti-Semitism  The Australian

Kudos to Ayaan Hirsi Ali for her clear-eyed article Unlearning anti-Semitism 157, which calls out Muslim anti-Semitism in particular. But Greg Sheridan, in his ...


Jews Bar Jews From Their Own Synagogue in Poland  Jewish Journal

Last week I was in Poland for five days to participate in events marking the rebirth of Jewish life — not death — in Krakow. My brief stay began with the.


Three coal miners die in Poland after quake  Reuters

WARSAW (Reuters) - Three miners died after a tremor on Monday at a Polish coal mine owned by mining group PGG, the company said, in the deadliest ...


Out of the east, a distinctive voice for a different Europe  The Australian

We are part of the European Union but we want to transform it, to re-Christianise it. Mateusz Morawiecki, Prime Minister of Poland.


Japanese crown prince, wife begin tour of Poland  Japan Today

The Polish president and first lady have welcomed Japanese Crown Prince Fumihito and his wife Crown Princess Kiko as the royal couple begins a tour of ...


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