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Trump-Putin meeting could have been worse, Poland says

WARSAW (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's meeting with Vladimir Putin was not as bad as some feared, because Trump did not appear to have made concessions on Ukraine, Poland's prime minister said on Tuesday.<p>Trump drew outrage back home from Democrats and Republicans alike for refusing at the …

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Tax policy behind 'small economic miracle' in Poland: PM

PR dla Zagranicy<p>Poland’s crackdown on tax fraud has led to a “small economic miracle”, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has said.<p>Mateusz Morawiecki. …

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Nationalists block gay rights march to Poland's top shrine

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A few dozen right-wing extremists have blocked a gay rights march on its route to Poland's holiest Catholic shrine while the prime minister was attending an event at the religious site.<p>About 1,000 people with rainbow-colored banners and umbrellas were heading toward the Jasna …

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Episode 54: NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg — Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki — EU Parliament expense shock

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EU Confidential Episode 54: NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg — Polish PM — Parliament expenses shocker

We’ve got a bumper episode for you featuring NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg who’s got a present for Donald Trump ahead of next week’s NATO …

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Polish PM says EU states may shape their judiciaries according to own traditions

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union countries have the right to shape their courts according to the own traditions, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki told the European Parliament on Wednesday.<p>Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki delivers a speech during a debate on the future of Europe …

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Poland to "fight for the truth" over Holocaust - PM Morawiecki

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland will continue to “fight for the truth” about the Holocaust, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Wednesday, despite plans in parliament to eliminate jail penalties for suggesting the nation was complicit in crimes against Jews.<p>Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz …

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EU's Timmermans says hopes for more talks with Poland

WARSAW (Reuters) - The European Commission hopes it can continue “constructive” dialogue with Poland over contested judiciary reforms, the EU executive’s First Vice President Frans Timmermans said on Monday.<p>Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki meets with European Commission First …

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Poland aims to be ‘keystone’ between EU and US: PM

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Orban: Hungarians are not 'stone-hearted' toward migrants

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Monday that his country's strong opposition to allowing migrants into Europe doesn't mean that Hungarians have hearts of stone.<p>On a visit to Warsaw, Orban and his Polish counterpart, Mateusz Morawiecki, defended their refusal to …

Europe

Hungary and Poland unite on opposing EU budget cuts

WARSAW (Reuters) - The prime ministers of Hungary and Poland, allies in a series of disputes with Brussels, united on Monday in opposing cuts under the European Union’s new budget.<p>Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki meets his Hungarian counterpart Viktor Orban in Warsaw, Poland May 14, 2018. …

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'80 percent' chance of Poland resolving spat with EU

Could an end be in sight? The leader of Poland's ruling PiS party has said there's an "80 percent" chance the Warsaw could soon resolve its spat with the European Commission over its controversial overhaul of the justice system.<p>Jarosław Kaczyński says in a magazine interview, "We're currently …

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Israel disturbed by Polish treatment of anti-racism activist

Israel's Foreign Ministry says it is "very disturbed" that a Polish official has verbally attacked a leading anti-racism activist who spoke about Polish anti-Semitism at a recent conference in Jerusalem.<p>Spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon tweeted Wednesday that "this is not the way to deal with …

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The Latest: EU recalls envoy for consultations on spy attack

MOSCOW (AP) — The latest on the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy in Britain (all times local):<p>3:30 a.m.<p>The European Union is recalling its ambassador …

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Polish anti-defamation law aims to ‘protect truth about WWII’: PM

In an opinion piece for the influential US <i>Foreign Policy</i> magazine, Mateusz Morawiecki said that attributing complicity in the Holocaust to Poland …

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German Chancellor to hold talks in Warsaw

The trip will be Merkel’s second foreign visit after Paris following her re-election as chancellor for a fourth term.<p>"That shows how good relations …

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Germany's Merkel says EU must have common Russia and China policy

WARSAW (Reuters) - The European Union must have a common policy towards Russia and China, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday.<p>Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki welcomes Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel at the Chancellery of the Prime Minister in Warsaw, Poland, March 19, 2018. …

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German, Polish leaders discuss EU unity on sanctions, ex-spy

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday she would be pleased if Poland's talks with the European Union yielded a solution …

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Merkel hopes Poland can satisfy EU concerns over judicial reform

WARSAW (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday she hoped authorities in Warsaw would satisfy Europe’s concerns over the rule of law in Poland, as the two countries also faced gaps to bridge over migration and a new gas pipeline.<p>German Chancellor Angela Merkel is sworn-in by …

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Germany's new foreign minister holds talks in Poland

next<p>prev<p>Germany's new foreign minister arrived Friday in Poland for talks on the European Union's future and security and on the two neighbors' bilateral relations.<p>Heiko Maas said before departing he wanted to make it clear that Germany was not taking trust and good neighborly ties with Poland "for …

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Polish PM congratulates Angela Merkel on re-election

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Trump and Poland: From Love to Hate in Under Nine Months

Last July, Trump thought the Polish people were ‘so fantastic,’ and many shared that opinion of him. Now, it’s ‘don’t call us, we’ll call you.’ …

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Poland marks 50 years since 1968 anti-Semitic purge

In 1968, the Polish Communist party declared thousands of Jews enemies of the state and forced them to leave Poland. Fifty years later, historians …

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Poland’s President Stops Short of Apology for 1968 Jewish Purge

Poland doesn’t need to apologize for an antisemitic purge carried out by the communist regime 50 years ago although the exile of Jewish citizens was …

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Before you continue...<p>Yahoo is now part of the Oath family. Due to EU data protection laws, we (Oath), our vendors and our partners need your consent …

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Warsaw ghetto museum to be set up by 2023: Polish officials

The museum will be housed in a building that was once home to a hospital within the confines of the local ghetto.<p>The new Warsaw Ghetto Museum, on …

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Polish official denies US sanctioning over Holocaust law

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The U.S. and Polish governments denied reports Tuesday that the U.S. is punishing Poland over a new Holocaust speech law by …

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