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News Poland: BlackRock holds 5 percent stake in Poland's Alior Bank

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-aliorbank-blackrock/blackrock-holds-5-percent-stake-in-polands-alior-bank-idUSKBN1HR1VY
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

WARSAW (Reuters) - BlackRock Inc (BLK.N), the world’s largest asset manager, has a small stake in Poland’s Alior Bank (ALRR.WA) that gives it more than 5 percent of voting rights, the bank disclosed on Friday. Alior Bank, controlled by state-run ...

News Poland: World Cup Fans From Colombia to Poland Are Cheering the Ruble's Drop

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-20/world-cup-fans-from-colombia-to-poland-are-cheering-ruble-s-drop
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Soccer fans from Colombia to Poland, Tunisia and Peru have reason to celebrate before the World Cup has even begun. Among tournament qualifiers, their currencies have rallied the most against the Russian ruble over the past month amid the host nation’s ...

News Poland: NATO Shows Firepower in Poland as U.S. Allies Worry About Russia

News channel or source: https://www.nbcnews.com/video/nato-shows-firepower-in-poland-as-u-s-allies-worry-about-russia-866046531674?v=a
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

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News Poland: German police open up to applicants from Poland

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/9f62345e-43a7-11e8-93cf-67ac3a6482fd
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

When the Brandenburg police received orders to beef up their ranks after years of austerity and staff cuts, they took a decidedly unconventional approach. They looked east. Faced with a dearth of local interest, the force began recruiting Poles. Starting ...

News Poland: 75 years after the Warsaw Ghetto uprising, Poland's Jews are not giving up

News channel or source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/19/opinions/warsaw-uprising-anniversary-opinion-rakowiecka/index.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Warsaw (CNN)On April 19, 1943, a brave group of Polish Jews began the Warsaw Ghetto uprising, their storied resistance against the Nazis. The ghetto fighters, although small in number and lacking in resources, dared to defy the odds. Though the uprising ...

News Poland: UPDATE 2-Crash of GetBack's bonds and shares rattles Poland's investors

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/getback-debt/update-2-crash-of-getbacks-bonds-and-shares-rattles-polands-investors-idUSL8N1RX2NM?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

WARSAW, April 20 (Reuters) - The concerns of investors in Poland grew on Friday after Fitch slashed the credit rating of the collection agency GetBack, whose shares had plunged almost 90 percent. The ratings agency Fitch cut its rating for GetBack’s debt ...

News Poland: Poland marks 75th anniversary of uprising in Warsaw Ghetto

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/poland-marks-75th-anniversary-uprising-warsaw-ghetto-54576733
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Sirens wailed, church bells tolled and yellow paper daffodils of remembrance dotted the crowd as Polish and Jewish leaders extolled the heroism and determination of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising fighters on the 75th anniversary of their ill-fated rebellion.

News Poland: Poland honours Warsaw Jews' uprising amid tension over Holocaust law

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/poland-honours-warsaw-jews-uprising-amid-tension-over-140013907.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Polish President Andrzej Duda delivers a speech during an official ceremony at the Ghetto Heroes Monument in Warsaw to mark the 75th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising Warsaw (AFP) - Polish President Andrzej Duda on Thursday honoured the young Jews ...

News Poland: In Britain and Poland, Anti-Semitism’s Ugly History Repeats Itself

News channel or source: http://www.tabletmag.com/scroll/260325/in-britain-and-poland-anti-semitisms-ugly-history-repeats-itself
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Violent Islamist attacks on Jews in mainland Europe are causing acute concern. But fanatical religious belief which creates the impulse to murder Jews in the service of God, however appalling and terrifying, is not hard to grasp. What is even more ...

News Poland: Top EU court: Poland broke law by logging in pristine forest

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/ap-top-eu-court-poland-broke-law-by-logging-in-pristine-forest-2018-4
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The European Union's top court has ruled that Poland violated environmental laws with its massive logging of trees in one of Europe's last pristine forests. The ruling Tuesday by the European Court of Justice said that, in ...