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News Poland » Government: 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

Without Poland’s brave leadership and the Solidarity labor movement’s defiance of the Communist government, the crumbling of the Soviet imperium in Central Europe would not have been precipitated. Poles recovered their nation, their history and their ...

News Poland » Government: Poland’s Prime Minister Claims Not Only Polish, German Perpetrators — Jewish Perpetrators of Holocaust, Too

News channel or source: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/jewish-news/holocaust/polands-prime-minister-claims-not-only-polish-german-perpetrators-jewish-perpetrators-of-holocaust-too/2018/02/17/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The question was raised regarding Poland’s new law criminalizing public statements “falsely” blaming the government, nation or Polish citizens for perpetrating or collaborating with Nazi crimes during World War II. Morwaiecki said the law didn’t ...

News Poland » Government: Poland to ‘Re-Examine’ Law Returning Stolen Property to Jewish Survivors

News channel or source: https://www.breakingisraelnews.com/102821/poland-re-examine-law-returning-stolen-property-jewish-survivors/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

“We call on the Polish government to enact a just and fair law for all those whose properties have been confiscated, including Holocaust survivors from Poland and their families,” he said, adding, “The survivors who waited more than 70 years can not ...

News Poland » Government: 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

He reiterated his government's policy that t here were no Polish death camps, as Poland was under German occupation and the correct term should be German death camps. He added that the Polish people aided "their Jewish brothers and sisters" in the Holocaust.

News Poland » Government: 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

I’m a Jewish Catholic. My Polish-Jewish grandfather fled the country because of anti-Semitic economic policies of the Polish government in the 1930s. If ever I mention to Jews that I chose to go to graduate school in Poland, this is often met with a ...

News Poland » Government: Poland's PM discusses EU future, economy in Berlin

News channel or source: http://globegazette.com/news/world/poland-s-pm-discusses-eu-future-economy-in-berlin/article_b9eab5dc-9393-5009-93d5-2a80d38ce0b2.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Poland's government head, Mateusz Morawiecki, was hosted by Merkel in Berlin for talks on the future of the European Union, energy projects and on intensifying bilateral ties. Merkel later told a news conference that Germany and Poland "have some elements ...

News Poland » Government: 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

Authorities tried unsuccessfully to get the group banned when Poland's government was lead by left-leaning lawmakers, but the lawmakers of the nationalist party that now governs Poland have generally backed the march since taking power in 2015. J.

News Poland » Government: 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

The US state department had also urged the Polish government to rethink its new law. Poland was attacked and occupied by Nazi Germany. Millions of its citizens were killed, including three million Polish Jews in the Holocaust. Six million Jews were killed ...

News Poland » Government: New ‘Holocaust Law’ Highlights Crisis in Poland’s National Identity

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/224097/new-holocaust-law-poland-national-identity-crisis/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Poland’s losses in World War II were enormous ... On July 10, 2001, roughly a year after the publication of Gross’ book, the Polish government acknowledged the murders and erected a monument at the site where several hundred Jews were forcibly brought ...

News Poland » Government: Coal-loving Poland struggles with killer smog

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/coal-loving-poland-struggles-with-killer-smog/article/514837
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Signed by 36,000 people, the petition launched by Greenpeace Poland and local politicians calls on the government to impose strict standards for coal quality. Millions of Poles heat their homes with often low-quality coal, which is the main source of air ...