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US urges Russia to acknowledge role in downing of airliner over Ukraine
Fri, 25 May 2018 17:54:02 +0200
The United States on Friday urged Russia to “acknowledge its role” in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet in 2014 that killed all 298 aboard.
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US urges Russia to 'acknowledge role' in downing of airliner over Ukraine
Fri, 25 May 2018 17:54:00 +0200
The United States on Friday urged Russia to “acknowledge its role” in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet in 2014 that killed all 298 aboard.
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Polish war hero Pilecki embodied fight for national freedom: president
Fri, 25 May 2018 17:17:49 +0200
Polish war hero Witold Pilecki was the epitome of a fighter for national freedom, President Andrzej Duda said on Friday as he paid homage to the man, who was slain by the country’s communist rulers seven decades ago.
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Russia responsible for downing airliner over Ukraine, say Netherlands, Australia
Fri, 25 May 2018 16:24:01 +0200
The Netherlands and Australia said on Friday they hold Russia partly responsible for downing a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet in 2014, according to reports.
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Russia responsible in downing of airliner over Ukraine, say Netherlands, Australia
Fri, 25 May 2018 16:24:00 +0200
The Netherlands and Australia said on Friday they hold Russia partly responsible for the downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet in 2014, according to reports.
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Georgia accuses Russia of war crimes: report
Fri, 25 May 2018 14:15:00 +0200
Georgia has accused Russia of war crimes and human rights violations during a military conflict in 2008, according to a report.
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24 fans charged over unrest at Polish football match
Fri, 25 May 2018 13:45:57 +0200
Prosecutors in Poland said on Friday that 24 fans have been charged over crowd trouble at a high-profile football match during which supporters invaded the pitch.
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24 charged over unrest at Polish football match
Fri, 25 May 2018 13:45:00 +0200
Prosecutors in Poland said on Friday that 24 fans have been charged over crowd trouble at a high-profile football match during which supporters invaded the pitch.
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NATO lawmakers to debate security challenges in Warsaw
Fri, 25 May 2018 12:50:00 +0200
Several hundred parliamentarians from NATO countries were on Friday expected to flock to Warsaw for several days of debate on international security challenges.
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Polish unemployment at 6.3% in April: stats office
Fri, 25 May 2018 12:46:00 +0200
Unemployment in Poland dropped to 6.3 percent in April from 6.6 percent in March, the country’s Central Statistical Office (GUS) said on Friday.
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Polish explorer starts eco-friendly expedition to Japan
Fri, 25 May 2018 11:30:00 +0200
Polish explorer Marek Kamiński has embarked on an eco-friendly expedition to Japan.
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Polish, Romanian cross-government talks in Warsaw
Fri, 25 May 2018 10:30:00 +0200
Bilateral ties and collaboration within NATO and the EU are the focal points of the first Polish-Romanian intergovernmental consultations in Warsaw on Friday.
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Tribute to Polish WWII hero slain by communists
Fri, 25 May 2018 10:30:00 +0200
President Andrzej Duda was on Friday expected to place flowers at the Wall of Death in the Rakowiecka Prison in Warsaw in tribute to a Polish war hero who was executed there by the communists 70 years ago.
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Record number of Poles in Britain: statistics office
Fri, 25 May 2018 10:00:00 +0200
A record 1.02 million Poles lived in Britain at the end of 2017, according to the UK Office for National Statistics.
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Football: Poland’s Gdańsk to host 2020 Europa League final
Thu, 24 May 2018 18:58:00 +0200
The northern Polish coastal city of Gdańsk will host the Europa League final in 2020, UEFA football authorities announced on Thursday.
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Gazprom to avoid fines after deal with EU: report
Thu, 24 May 2018 16:14:00 +0200
The EU on Thursday said it has reached a deal with Gazprom after a seven-year probe amid concerns over excessive pricing by the Russian gas giant in Poland and other countries in the region.
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Poland loses 1-3 to Serbia in Volleyball Nations League
Thu, 24 May 2018 15:27:53 +0200
The Polish women’s national volleyball team has been beaten 1-3 by Serbia in the new Volleyball Nations League.
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Work needed to reduce anti-Polish sentiment: Israeli ambassador
Thu, 24 May 2018 14:40:00 +0200
Work is needed to reduce anti-Polish sentiment in Israel and elsewhere, Israel’s ambassador in Warsaw has said amid a recent strain in relations over an anti-defamation law.
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Over 300 space tech firms in Poland: gov't minister
Thu, 24 May 2018 14:30:00 +0200
Poland has more than 300 companies active in its space technology sector, 10 times as many as five years ago, a government minister said on Thursday.
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Polish officials seize millions of contraband cigarettes from China: report
Thu, 24 May 2018 14:18:00 +0200
Police and customs officers have seized 18 million contraband cigarettes which arrived in Poland aboard two ships from China, according to reports.
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Polish town bids farewell to its oldest citizen
Thu, 24 May 2018 13:10:00 +0200
A southern Polish town has bid farewell to a 107-year-old Catholic nun who was its oldest resident.
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Nord Stream 2 pipeline threatens Europe's energy security: experts
Thu, 24 May 2018 13:00:00 +0200
The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline poses a threat to Europe's energy security, experts gathered at a conference in Washington have said.
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More babies born in Poland: stats office
Thu, 24 May 2018 10:30:00 +0200
More babies were born in Poland last year than in 2016, the country’s Central Statistical Office (GUS) has said.
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Retail sales up 4% in Poland
Thu, 24 May 2018 10:05:00 +0200
Retail sales in Poland rose 4 percent year-on-year in April in constant prices, according to the country’s Central Statistical Office (GUS).
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Polish capital hosts Jewish Motifs film festival
Thu, 24 May 2018 10:00:00 +0200
Audiences will be able to see 35 feature and documentary films at the Jewish Motifs international film festival in Warsaw.
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Polish kids growing fat fast, experts warn
Sat, 19 May 2018 10:00:00 +0200
Polish children are growing fatter faster than anywhere else in Europe, experts have warned ahead of European Obesity Day on Saturday.
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Pole among new cardinals named by pope
Mon, 21 May 2018 14:34:47 +0200
Polish archbishop Konrad Krajewski is on the list of 14 Roman Catholic prelates who are due to be elevated to the rank of cardinal next month.
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Polish FM, US state secretary to meet in Washington
Mon, 21 May 2018 10:30:00 +0200
Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz is on Monday expected to meet US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for talks on Polish-American ties as well as regional and global security.
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Polish football players begin camp ahead of World Cup
Mon, 21 May 2018 10:30:00 +0200
Poland’s national football team is on Monday starting a low-intensity training camp ahead of next month’s World Cup in Russia.
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Polish town bids farewell to its oldest citizen
Thu, 24 May 2018 13:10:00 +0200
A southern Polish town has bid farewell to a 107-year-old Catholic nun who was its oldest resident.
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Georgia accuses Russia of war crimes: report
Fri, 25 May 2018 14:15:00 +0200
Georgia has accused Russia of war crimes and human rights violations during a military conflict in 2008, according to a report.
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24 charged over unrest at Polish football match
Fri, 25 May 2018 13:45:00 +0200
Prosecutors in Poland said on Friday that 24 fans have been charged over crowd trouble at a high-profile football match during which supporters invaded the pitch.
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Polish tall ship sets sail on Independence Cruise
Sun, 20 May 2018 15:15:00 +0200
Polish tall ship Dar Młodzieży on Sunday set sail on a cruise around the world aiming to promote Poland as the country celebrates 100 years of independence.
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BREAKING: Paweł Pawlikowski wins best director award at Cannes Film Festival
Sat, 19 May 2018 22:20:00 +0200
Polish-British filmmaker Paweł Pawlikowski on Saturday won the best director award at the Cannes Film Festival in France for his movie "Cold War".
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Polish explorer starts eco-friendly expedition to Japan
Fri, 25 May 2018 11:30:00 +0200
Polish explorer Marek Kamiński has embarked on an eco-friendly expedition to Japan.
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No tolerance for football hooligans: Polish deputy justice minister
Mon, 21 May 2018 16:41:25 +0200
Law enforcers will have no tolerance for those who instigate unruly behaviour at football matches, Poland’s deputy justice minister said on Monday.
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Football: Legia Warsaw win Polish championship amid crowd trouble
Mon, 21 May 2018 11:30:00 +0200
Football club Legia Warsaw have won the Polish premier league championship for the third time in a row, after being granted a 3-0 walkover against Lech Poznań in their final game of the season.
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Go-slow protest at Poland’s state-owned airline
Sat, 19 May 2018 16:40:00 +0200
Trade unions at Poland’s state-owned airline LOT on Saturday announced a "go slow" protest over pay.
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Russian detained in Poland helped organise anti-Ukrainian campaign: report
Sat, 19 May 2018 14:48:00 +0200
A woman suspected of helping wage a Moscow-backed “information war” against Poland was involved in organising anti-Ukrainian initiatives funded by a Russian oligarch, a website has reported.
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24 fans charged over unrest at Polish football match
Fri, 25 May 2018 13:45:57 +0200
Prosecutors in Poland said on Friday that 24 fans have been charged over crowd trouble at a high-profile football match during which supporters invaded the pitch.
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Nord Stream 2 pipeline threatens Europe's energy security: experts
Thu, 24 May 2018 13:00:00 +0200
The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline poses a threat to Europe's energy security, experts gathered at a conference in Washington have said.
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Poland sees spike in mortgages
Tue, 22 May 2018 19:15:00 +0200
Banks in Poland handed out over 55,000 mortgages in the first quarter of this year, up a hefty 23 percent compared to the final three months of 2017, according to a report.
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Rountable talks on future of AI held in Warsaw
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:30:00 +0200
Poland’s first roundtable talks centred on creating a strategy for developing artificial intelligence in the country were held in Warsaw on Monday.
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Poles showing signs of hi-tech fatigue: survey
Sun, 20 May 2018 10:30:00 +0200
More than half of Poles say that new technology interferes too much in their lives, according to a study.
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Paweł Pawlikowski wins best director award at Cannes Film Festival
Sat, 19 May 2018 22:20:00 +0200
Polish-British filmmaker Paweł Pawlikowski on Saturday won the best director award at the Cannes Film Festival in France for his movie "Cold War".
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Polish president’s popularity remains high: poll
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:00:09 +0200
Sixty-two percent of Poles have a positive view of the performance of Andrzej Duda as president, according to a survey.
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Polish president back home from US, delayed by plane fault: report
Tue, 22 May 2018 15:30:00 +0200
President Andrzej Duda has returned to Poland from a visit to the United States, a top aide said on Tuesday following reports of a delay caused by a plane fault.
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Poland issues new coin to mark centenary of independence
Tue, 22 May 2018 13:44:00 +0200
Poland’s central bank has issued a new coin bearing the inscription "100th Anniversary of Poland Regaining Independence."
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US considering sanctions on Nord Stream 2 firms: report
Mon, 21 May 2018 13:11:00 +0200
An American official has said that the United States is considering imposing sanctions on multinational corporations taking part in the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Germany, according to a report.
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Polish industrial production up in April y-o-y: stats office
Mon, 21 May 2018 12:25:00 +0200
Industrial production in Poland grew 9.3 percent in April compared with the same month last year, the country’s Central Statistical Office (GUS) said on Monday.
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