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News Poland: Israel rebukes Poland PM for 'Jewish perpetrators' remark

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-43102226
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu has sharply rebuked his Polish counterpart for saying that Jews were among the perpetrators of the Holocaust. He said the remarks by Mateusz Morawiecki at the Munich Security Conference were "outrageous". Mr Netanyahu said ...

News Poland: Awaken, Poland, Before It’s Too Late

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/16/opinion/awaken-poland-before-its-too-late.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Poland’s lurch into illiberalism and rewritten history, following the well-trodden Hungarian path toward the curtailment of democracy, is the most alarming political development in Europe since the fall of the Berlin Wall almost three decades ago.

News Poland: Ski jumping: Poland's Stoch makes it two in a row on large hill

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-olympics-2018-skij-m-lh/ski-jumping-polands-stoch-makes-it-two-in-a-row-on-large-hill-idUSKCN1G10KV?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Kamil Stoch retained his large hill ski jump title with a dominant display on Saturday to become Poland’s most successful Winter Olympic athlete. With the final jump of the competition, Stoch secured victory over ...

News Poland: 'Voices of Brexit' - the British expat in Poland

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/news/voices-of-brexit-the-british-expat-in-poland/vi-BBJgMqR
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

As Brexit negotiations continue between the UK and the EU, Britons and Europeans share their thoughts on progress made in divorce proceedings -- as well as their hopes and fears for the future once ties are severed. Barnaby Harward is a British expat ...

News Poland: 'Hero cow' escapes abattoir in Poland by swimming to island

News channel or source: https://news.sky.com/story/hero-cow-escapes-abattoir-in-poland-by-swimming-to-island-11255824
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

A plucky cow that was being taken to an abattoir in Poland managed to escape after swimming to safety on an island. Keen to keep her life the bovine made a run for it as slaughterhouse workers tried to load her on to a lorry at the farm she was raised on.

News Poland: Neo-Nazis Are Planning A Concert In Poland For Hitler's Birthday

News channel or source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/lesterfeder/neo-nazis-are-planning-a-concert-for-hitlers-birthday-in
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

A multinational neo-Nazi music festival called a "Night of Identity" is being planned in Poland to coincide with Hitler's birthday in April, the news outlet Gazeta Wyborcza reported this week, with participation of bands from countries including the United ...

News Poland: Poland's Kamil Stoch takes gold in Olympic ski jumping

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Sports_News/2018/02/17/Polands-Kamil-Stoch-takes-gold-in-Olympic-ski-jumping/3371518880933/?spt=rrs&or=11
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Feb. 17 (UPI) --Kamil Stoch became Olympic ski jumping champion Saturday in Pyeongchang. In the competition on the large hill, he overtook Germany's Andreas Wellinger and Norway's Robert Johansson. It is the first Polish medal at this year's Winter ...

News Poland: Poland's Premier: There Were Polish Perpetrators in the Holocaust Just as There Were Jewish Ones

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/polish-pm-there-were-polish-jewish-perpetrators-in-the-holocaust-1.5825386
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

MUNICH — Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Saturday that the Holocaust had Polish perpetrators, just as it had Jewish ones. Moraweicki made the statement at the Munich Security Conference in response to a question by Israeli journalist ...

News Poland: As A Nation, Poland Was Not Complicit In The Holocaust, And It’s Not ‘Denial’ To Say That

News channel or source: http://thefederalist.com/2018/02/15/nation-poland-not-complicit-holocaust-not-denial-say/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Saying Poles were complicit in Holocaust crimes is as inappropriate as saying that Jews were complicit. Poles and Jews were both victims of the Nazis. When the Polish government passed a bill on the eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day in an effort to ...

News Poland: King of large hill, Poland's Kamil Stoch wins Olympic gold in ski jumping

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/international/ct-spt-winter-olympics-mens-ski-jumping-20180217-story.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

After missing the podium a week ago, defending Olympic champion Kamil Stoch came up big on the large hill. The 30-year-old Polish ski jumper had leaps of 135 and 136.5 meters for 285.7 points to win the gold medal on the large hill at the Pyeongchang Games.