Latest news and today's news from Poland » People

... from Bing and Google News

Poland , Sunday 18 February 2018

News Poland » People: It is now illegal in Poland to suggest the country was complicit in Nazi war crimes during the Holocaust

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/what-is-polish-holocaust-law-2018-2
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

Polish President Andrzej Duda signed a law that can impose up to three-years jail time for anyone who accuses the country of being complicit in Nazi war crimes committed during the Holocaust. The law also criminalizes people from referring to ...

News Poland » People: Poland cancels visit by Israeli minister over his criticism of Holocaust bill

News channel or source: https://www.jta.org/2018/02/06/news-opinion/israel-middle-east/poland-cancels-visit-by-education-minister-naftali-bennett-after-he-said-he-would-tell-polish-people-truth
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

... visit by Israel’s Education Minister Naftali Bennett after he said he would use the opportunity to tell the Polish people the “truth” about their country and the Holocaust. Hours after Bennett announced the visit on Monday for later in the week ...

News Poland » People: Polish PM tells his people to avoid anti-Semitic remarks

News channel or source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/polish-pm-tells-his-people-to-avoid-anti-semitic-remarks/
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Sunday called on Poles to refrain from making anti-Semitic statements at a time when the country is under fire over a controversial Holocaust law. “I would like to invite every one of you to contribute to ...

News Poland » People: Why Poland Passed a Law Barring People From Blaming It for the Holocaust

News channel or source: https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2018/02/why-poland-passed-a-law-barring-people-from-blaming-it-for-the-holocaust.html
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Polish President Adrzej Duda signed a bill this week that makes it illegal to accuse the country of complicity in the Holocaust and outlaws the description of concentration camps on Polish soil, including Auschwitz, as “Polish death camps.” Violators ...

News Poland » People: Ukraine Opposition Leader Vows to Rally People From Abroad

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2018/02/13/world/europe/ap-eu-poland-saakashvili.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

WARSAW, Poland — Ukrainian opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili says he will continue to rally people against the nation's authorities from abroad, following his deportation from the country. Saakashvili was deported from Ukraine to Poland on Monday ...

News Poland » People: Polish FM 'doesn't see a reason' why Poland should scrap law evading Poland's Holocaust responsibili

News channel or source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/Flash.aspx/409929
Publication date: uesday 30 January 2018

... Jacek Chpotovic said that he did not understand why he would change the law that denies the involvement of the Polish people in the Holocaust of the Jewish people. "I do not see a reason why Poland should change the wording of the law, it is intended ...

News Poland » People: Poland's Holocaust bill becomes law

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/peopleandplaces/polands-holocaust-bill-becomes-law/vp-BBIUGOE
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Polish President Andrzej Duda signed a controversial Holocaust bill that bans the use of terms like "Polish death camps" in relation to Auschwitz and other such camps in Nazi-occupied Poland. CNN's Atika Shubert has the details.

News Poland » People: Germans invade Poland

News channel or source: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/germans-invade-poland
Publication date: onday 01 September 2014

On September 3, they declared war on Germany, initiating World War II. To Hitler, the conquest of Poland would bring Lebensraum, or “living space,” for the German people. According to his plan, the “racially superior” Germans would colonize the ...

News Poland » People: FACT: The Polish People Still Bear Quite A Bit Of Responsibility For The Holocaust

News channel or source: http://dailycaller.com/2018/02/02/fact-the-polish-people-still-bear-quite-a-bit-of-responsibility-for-the-holocaust/
Publication date: hursday 01 February 2018

Poland passed a controversial bill this week providing criminal penalties for people who use phrases like “Polish death camps,” or suggest any complicity at all on the part of the Polish people in the destruction of European Jewry. Sure, the ...

News Poland » People: Israelis furious after Poland moves to jail people who mention complicity in the Holocaust

News channel or source: http://www.oregonlive.com/today/index.ssf/2018/01/israelis_furious_after_poland.html
Publication date: Saturday 27 January 2018

JERUASALEM -- A diplomatic crisis between Israel and Poland appeared to be deepening on Sunday as Poland's deputy chief of mission, Piotr Kozlowski, was summoned to Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem over a law approved by the Polish ...