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#Poland

# poland - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Oscar-winning director won't be sent to the US to face sentence for statutory rape

Roman Polanski is still wanted in the United States for sentencing over the 1977 statutory rape of Samantha Gailey.

# poland - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Nationwide protests planned in Poland as ruling party to forge ahead with strict abortion laws

Poland’s ruling party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski is still planning on pushing ahead with strict abortion laws.

# poland - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge These Roscommon lads are looking for a 'replacement groom' for a stag do on DoneDeal Going Stag

# poland - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Polish government rows back on all-out abortion ban following mass protests

The minister of science and higher education said the protests have “caused us to think and taught us humility”.

# poland - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

"They’re not being listened to but they’re on the streets protesting as well"

The Irish and Polish pro-choice movements are not that different.

# poland - Monday 3 October, 2016

Women in Poland went on strike today to protest planned new abortion laws

The new laws propose prison terms of up to five years for women seeking an abortion.

# poland - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Poland pushes ahead with near-total ban on abortion

A poll published this week by the Newsweek Polska magazine showed that 74% of Poles want to keep the existing law.

# poland - Monday 12 September, 2016

The Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust is paying to bring back the body of the champion Irish rower who died in Poland

Ailish Sheehan won bronze in the Women’s Senior Coxed Fours final at the FISU World University Championships in Poznan, Poland last Sunday week.

# poland - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Explorers in Poland dig for 'Nazi train filled with gold'

A local legend claims the train disappeared in a mountain tunnel as the Germans escaped the advancing Soviet army at the end of World War II.

# poland - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Pope urges 'drowsy and dull kids' to swap sofas and video games for walking boots

He said, “We didn’t come into the world to ‘vegetate’… We came for another reason: to leave a mark.”

# poland - Thursday 30 June, 2016

From The42 As it happened: Poland v Portugal, Euro 2016 quarter-finals Liveblog

As it happened: Poland v Portugal, Euro 2016 quarter-finals

Poland took on Portugal for a spot in the semi-finals of the tournament.

Milik putting Ronaldo worship to one side for 90 minutes

Arkadiusz Milik will try not to be overawed by facing hero Cristiano Ronaldo in their quarter-final tonight.

# poland - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

From The42 Lewandowski's goal drought continues for a sixth game as Poland move into last 16 Poles Apart

Lewandowski's goal drought continues for a sixth game as Poland move into last 16

The star striker failed to score again as Poland booked their place in the knockout stages with a 1-0 win over Ukraine.

# poland - Thursday 16 June, 2016

From The42 As it happened: Germany v Poland, Euro 2016 Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Germany v Poland, Euro 2016

We were in Saint-Denis to see these near neighbours do battle.

# poland - Monday 13 June, 2016

From The42 'We tried everything after going behind but the better team won' Euro 2016

'We tried everything after going behind but the better team won'

Michael O’Neill saw his side suffer defeat in their opening game of the tournament.

# poland - Sunday 12 June, 2016

From The42 As it happened: Poland v Northern Ireland, Euro 2016 Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Poland v Northern Ireland, Euro 2016

We were at the Stade de Nice to see how Michael O’Neill’s side would fare in their tournament opener.

From The42 'Poland will always be my side, but Ireland will definitely be my second team, it's my home now' Home Away From Home

'Poland will always be my side, but Ireland will definitely be my second team, it's my home now'

Pawel Skura, who runs a website for Polish football fans living in Ireland, speaks to the42 ahead of their Euro 2016 campaign.

# poland - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Employee killed when 36 tonnes of food collapsed onto him

VF Coldstores is to be sentenced for breaching health and safety laws.

# poland - Monday 4 April, 2016

Women walk out of church as priest reads anti-abortion letter Poland This post contains videos

Women walk out of church as priest reads anti-abortion letter

The letter was read out as the Catholic Church in Poland launched its campaign in support of proposed legislation to ban abortion.

# poland - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Here are the landmarks going green for the first time this St Patrick’s Day

The Global Greening is in its seventh year.

Fund set up to help pay for Karol Rozycki’s burial in Poland

The 11-month-old died in Co Kerry last weekend.

# poland - Friday 19 February, 2016

Outrage over Polish magazine cover depicting the “Islamic Rape of Europe”

The picture has been compared to Nazi propaganda.

# poland - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Was Polish anti-Communist hero Lech Walesa secretly a Communist informant?

Shocking new documents suggest the Solidarity icon was a paid informant for the secret police. But Walesa says they’re fake.

# poland - Monday 4 January, 2016

21 died in Poland at the weekend in -20 degree temps

It was one of the country’s deadliest cold spells.

# poland - Friday 1 January, 2016

Check out this fascinating World War I recruitment poster targeting Irish men

“Is Germany going to treat Ireland differently from Poland?”

# poland - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

No treasure found in dig for legendary gold-filled Nazi train War Booty This post contains videos

No treasure found in dig for legendary gold-filled Nazi train

Rumours persist that the train is buried in an underground tunnel.

# poland - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

From The42 Euro 2016 draw: We rank Ireland’s potential opponents in Pot 3 In The Hat

Euro 2016 draw: We rank Ireland’s potential opponents in Pot 3

The groups for the tournament will be confirmed on Saturday so we take a closer look at who Martin O’Neill’s side could be pitted against.

# poland - Saturday 5 December, 2015

There’s a strange forest in Poland that’s filled with crooked trees — and no one can explain how it got that way

The “Crooked Forest” rests within an area outside of Nowe Czarnowo in the West Pomerania region of Poland.

# poland - Friday 27 November, 2015

Poland refuses to extradite film director Polanski to US over rape of 13-year-old

The latest chapter in a four-decade saga.

# poland - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Catholic protesters arrested outside theatre staging explicit play

The play is based on the work of a Nobel Prize winning writer.

# poland - Friday 30 October, 2015

Polish court denies statutory rape extradition for Oscar-winner Roman Polanski

The judge in the case said that an extradition procedure would “violate the human rights” of the 83-year-old director.

# poland - Monday 26 October, 2015

A far-right, anti-refugee party has won a landslide in Poland

Law and Justice’s victory ends eight years of centrist rule and risks inflaming tensions with the EU.

# poland - Monday 12 October, 2015

From The42 ‘We have a great chance regardless of who we get’ – Robbie rallies Ireland for the playoffs Move On

‘We have a great chance regardless of who we get’ – Robbie rallies Ireland for the playoffs

Keane wants Ireland’s new boys to secure their major championship debut in France.

From The42 Welcome to Hell! Coleman wants ‘intimidating’ Aviva crowd for Euro 2016 playoff Make Some Noise

Welcome to Hell! Coleman wants ‘intimidating’ Aviva crowd for Euro 2016 playoff

“Best fans in the world” can make Dublin a tricky task for Ireland’s playoff opponents.

From The42 ‘Lewandowksi has gone down rather theatrically’ – O’Neill cries foul over suspensions By The Book

‘Lewandowksi has gone down rather theatrically’ – O’Neill cries foul over suspensions

John O’Shea and Jon Walters will miss the first leg of Ireland’s Euro 2016 playoff.

# poland - Sunday 11 October, 2015

From The42 ‘I should have gone to the other corner’ – Richard Keogh rues his missed chance What If

‘I should have gone to the other corner’ – Richard Keogh rues his missed chance

Derby defender had Ireland’s best chance of a late equaliser in Warsaw.

From The42 Lewandowski sends Ireland to the playoffs after chaotic night in Warsaw Report

Lewandowski sends Ireland to the playoffs after chaotic night in Warsaw

Ireland head to the playoffs after defeat in Poland.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v Poland, Euro 2016 qualifier Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v Poland, Euro 2016 qualifier

Ireland took on Poland with automatic qualification at stake on a big night for the Boys in Green.

From The42 No Wes Hoolahan as Ireland make five changes for Poland showdown Team News

No Wes Hoolahan as Ireland make five changes for Poland showdown

Wessi is on the bench in Warsaw.

From The42 ‘It’s in our hands!’ – We went out to meet the Irish fans who have travelled to Warsaw Marty's Army

‘It’s in our hands!’ – We went out to meet the Irish fans who have travelled to Warsaw

Thousands of Irish fans are in the Polish capital as the Boys in Green look to clinch automatic qualification.

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