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Poland-WW2

Poland marks 80th anniversary of start of WW2

09 September, 2019 4:52 am 4:52 am

WARSAW (Reuters) – Leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday mark 80 years since the start of World War Two in Poland, with the conflict still a live political issue in the country. Few places suffered the level of death and destruction seen in Poland. It lost about … Read More


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Poland: Four killed, over 100 injured in lightning strike in Tatra mountain...

08 August, 2019 5:47 am 5:47 am

WARSAW – At least four people died and more than 100 were injured in lightning strikes during a thunderstorm in Poland, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki says. The worst bolt fell on a group of hikers at the summit of Giewont, a popular peak in the Tatra range in the south of the country. A fifth … Read More


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Jiving eighty-year-old DJ parties in Poland

03 March, 2019 10:05 pm 10:05 pm

WARSAW (Reuters) – Donning yellow trousers, shiny platform shoes, red lipstick and headphones, 80-year-old DJ Wika stands behind the decks, mixing party music in a huge Warsaw club. Instead of baby-sitting grandchildren, Poland’s oldest DJ Wirginia Szmyt packs her CDs, mixer and laptop, and heads off to spin for a packed dance floor of mainly senior … Read More


Poland suggests ‘Fort Trump’ as US weighs military base

09 September, 2018 10:33 am 10:33 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the United States is considering a request from Poland for a permanent US military presence in the fellow NATO country, acknowledging that he shares Poland’s concerns about possible Russian aggression. Polish President Andrzej Duda asked Trump for a permanent US base during a White House meeting, … Read More


Poland lacked quality to beat Colombia, says Lewandowski

06 June, 2018 9:07 am 9:07 am

KAZAN, Russia (Reuters) – Poland entered the World Cup finals ranked highest of the four teams in Group H at eighth but ended up being the first team out of contention for the knockouts with a lacklustre performance in their first two matches. Soccer Football – World Cup – Group H – Poland vs Colombia … Read More


General Qamar Javed Bajwa reaches Poland on official visit

06 June, 2018 6:41 pm 6:41 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa reached Poland on an official visit. According to the Inter-Service Public Relation (ISPR), the army chief met with Mariusz Blaszczak, Minister of National Defence and Deputy Minister of National Defence. COAS also held separate meetings with Polish military leadership including the chief … Read More