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Amnesty ‘horrified’ at force used against Polish protesters

Amnesty International said it was “horrified” at Polish authorities’ “excessive” force against protesters this week – including the use of tear gas. The human rights...

Polish government members condemn far-right marchers

Members of Poland’s right-wing government have condemned leaders of an annual far-right march in Warsaw for having failed to prevent violence and injuries. The Independence...

Polish president tests positive for coronavirus

Poland’s president Andrzej Duda has tested positive for coronavirus. His spokesman, Blazej Spychalski, said on Twitter that the 48-year-old conservative leader had received the result...

Pope replaces Polish archbishop on 75th birthday

Pope Francis has continued his clear-out in Poland after revelations of clergy sexual abuse and cover-up. This has included replacing Gdansk Archbishop Slawoj Leszek Glodz...

Poland’s Andrzej Duda set for second term as president

Poland’s conservative president, Andrzej Duda, is on course for a second term following the country’s weekend election. The state electoral commission said on Monday that...

Legal chaos deepens in Poland amid new challenge for the EU

Legal chaos has deepened dramatically in Poland following the passing of legislation that will allow the government to fire judges whose rulings it does...

Poland’s ruling Law and Justice party poised for majority in parliament

Nearly complete results in Poland’s weekend election confirm that the conservative ruling party Law and Justice capitalised on its popular social spending policies and...

Exit polls suggest win for Poland’s ruling Law and Justice party

An exit poll indicated that Poland’s conservative ruling party Law and Justice won the most votes in Sunday’s general election. The exit poll conducted by...

Young Jews march in Poland to remember Holocaust victims

Thousands of young Jews from around the world joined Holocaust survivors and politicians for an annual remembrance march in southern Poland. Around 10,000 marchers carrying...

Philippines seizes 757 tarantulas flown in from Poland

Philippine customs officials were astonished when they opened nicely gift-wrapped boxes of cookies and oatmeal flown in from Poland and found hundreds of live...

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Belarus opposition to make list of police officers accused of abuse

Belarus’ opposition will compile a register of police officers accused of abuses against peaceful demonstrators protesting the reelection of the country’s authoritarian leader, an...

Two killed as car ploughs into pedestrian zone in German city

Two people were killed and several injured in the southwestern German city of Trier when a car drove into a pedestrian zone, police said. Trier...
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