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# poland - Thursday 25 November, 2021

Poland makes 'unprecedented' challenge to European rights pact
# Europe
# Europe

Poland makes 'unprecedented' challenge to European rights pact

Nov 25th 2021, 7:16 AM 31,856 Views 27 Comments

The Polish justice ministry had asked the Constitutional Court to rule after a judgement from the ECHR in May.

# poland - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

More than 100 migrants flown out of Belarus as standoff appears to de-escalate
# Migration
# Migration

More than 100 migrants flown out of Belarus as standoff appears to de-escalate

Nov 23rd 2021, 12:26 PM 9,009 Views 7 Comments

118 migrants were flown out of Belarus yesterday, with another group due to leave today.

# poland - Monday 22 November, 2021

Belarus leader criticises EU for refusing to negotiate on migrant standoff
# Border
# Border

Belarus leader criticises EU for refusing to negotiate on migrant standoff

Nov 22nd 2021, 2:34 PM 6,733 Views 8 Comments

The EU has accused Lukashenko’s government of orchestrating the migration surge as a “hybrid attack”.

# poland - Sunday 21 November, 2021

Poland says border crisis 'greatest' bid to destabilise Europe since Cold War
# Belarus
# Belarus

Poland says border crisis 'greatest' bid to destabilise Europe since Cold War

Nov 21st 2021, 12:24 PM 16,641 Views 16 Comments

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki is visiting the Baltic states to discuss the conflict.

# poland - Friday 19 November, 2021

Belarus-Poland border camp cleared as Iraqis fly home from migrant stand-off
# Migrants
# Migrants

Belarus-Poland border camp cleared as Iraqis fly home from migrant stand-off

Nov 19th 2021, 7:02 AM 19,625 Views 12 Comments

Around 2,000 people, mainly Iraqi Kurds, had been stuck in freezing temperatures at the camp.

# poland - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Hundreds of migrants arrive back in Iraq on flight from Belarus
# Belarus
# Belarus

Hundreds of migrants arrive back in Iraq on flight from Belarus

Nov 18th 2021, 7:20 PM 18,630 Views 13 Comments

Belarussian officials believe there’s still 7,000 migrants in the country.

# poland - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Polish forces use water cannons on migrants at Belarus border
# Poland-Belarus Border
# Poland-Belarus Border

Polish forces use water cannons on migrants at Belarus border

Nov 16th 2021, 1:35 PM 14,713 Views 32 Comments

Polish police said they responded after one officer was seriously injured when the migrants threw objects

# poland - Monday 15 November, 2021

Belarus: EU and US vow new sanctions, Lukashenko talks to Angela Merkel
# Belarus
# Belarus

Belarus: EU and US vow new sanctions, Lukashenko talks to Angela Merkel

Nov 15th 2021, 9:29 PM 12,345 Views 5 Comments

Belarus President Lukashenko today discussed the crisis with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

# poland - Sunday 14 November, 2021

Dozens of migrants detained as EU readies Belarus sanctions
# Migration
# Migration

Dozens of migrants detained as EU readies Belarus sanctions

Nov 14th 2021, 2:06 PM 16,339 Views 26 Comments

Aid agencies say at least 10 migrants have died so far and have warned of a humanitarian crisis unfolding.

# poland - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Irish aid worker claims migrants in Poland/Belarus area have been beaten and electrocuted
# Border Crisis
# Border Crisis

Irish aid worker claims migrants in Poland/Belarus area have been beaten and electrocuted

Nov 11th 2021, 6:00 AM 15,853 Views 13 Comments

At least ten people have already died in the region in recent weeks.

# poland - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

Explainer: Why tensions are flaring between Poland and Belarus over migrant crossings
# Poland-Belarus Border
# Poland-Belarus Border

Explainer: Why tensions are flaring between Poland and Belarus over migrant crossings

Updated Nov 10th 2021, 2:07 PM 26,576 Views 32 Comments

The situation has escalated rapidly since last weekend.

Belarus accuses EU of 'provoking' migrant stand-off at Poland border
# Borders
# Borders

Belarus accuses EU of 'provoking' migrant stand-off at Poland border

Updated Nov 10th 2021, 10:27 AM 17,748 Views 11 Comments

Thousands of migrants have been trying to illegally enter the country and are now trapped on the border.

# poland - Tuesday 9 November, 2021

Hundreds of migrants trapped in Belarus-Poland border standoff
# Poland
# Poland

Hundreds of migrants trapped in Belarus-Poland border standoff

Nov 9th 2021, 7:40 AM 18,559 Views 30 Comments

Washington and Brussels called on Minsk to stop what they described as an orchestrated influx.

# poland - Wednesday 27 October, 2021

Poland to be fined €1 million daily by EU for not suspending controversial 'disciplinary chamber'
# ECJ V. Poland
# ECJ V. Poland

Poland to be fined €1 million daily by EU for not suspending controversial 'disciplinary chamber'

Oct 27th 2021, 3:48 PM 25,374 Views 47 Comments

Poland’s Prime Minister said the country ‘would not act under the pressure of blackmail’

# poland - Tuesday 26 October, 2021

Aston Villa defender given all-clear to play for Poland
# Cash Transfer
From The42
# Cash Transfer

Aston Villa defender given all-clear to play for Poland

Oct 26th 2021, 7:42 PM 10,484 Views 6 Comments

Matty Cash has been granted permission to represent the country from which his mother hails.

# poland - Thursday 21 October, 2021

Taoiseach says Poland’s challenge of EU’s legal foundations went ‘too far’
# Tensions
# Tensions

Taoiseach says Poland’s challenge of EU’s legal foundations went ‘too far’

Updated Oct 21st 2021, 8:21 PM 21,514 Views 40 Comments

Several EU officials insisted that there would be no ganging-up against Poland.

# poland - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Fine Gael MEP calls for EU to suspend its funding for Poland
# Poland
# Poland

Fine Gael MEP calls for EU to suspend its funding for Poland

Oct 19th 2021, 10:30 PM 27,386 Views 56 Comments

Fears of a ‘Polexit’ have grown after Poland’s constitutional tribunal found that EU treaties were incompatible with Poland’s national constitution.

Polish Prime Minister accuses the EU of ‘blackmail’ during clash over rule of law
# Polexit
# Polexit

Polish Prime Minister accuses the EU of ‘blackmail’ during clash over rule of law

Oct 19th 2021, 12:12 PM 16,473 Views 29 Comments

Ursula von der Leyen warned that the European Commission “will act” to protect Polish citizens’ democratic institutions.

# poland - Sunday 17 October, 2021

Could Poland leave the EU? 'It wants to give two fingers to the EU, but also stay in'
# Polexit
# Polexit

Could Poland leave the EU? 'It wants to give two fingers to the EU, but also stay in'

Oct 17th 2021, 8:00 AM 44,346 Views 75 Comments

We haven’t even finished Brexit yet, and now there’s talk of Poland drifting towards a similar EU exit.

# poland - Sunday 10 October, 2021

Poles rally to defend EU membership
# Poland
# Poland

Poles rally to defend EU membership

Oct 10th 2021, 7:05 PM 38,329 Views 73 Comments

The government of Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki denied it was seeking to leave the bloc.

# poland - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Polish court rules EU law 'incompatible' with its constitution
# Rule Of Law
# Rule Of Law

Polish court rules EU law 'incompatible' with its constitution

Oct 7th 2021, 10:34 PM 33,630 Views 46 Comments

This is the latest in the row between the EU and Poland over rule of law and democracy.

# poland - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

Graffiti in English and German found on Auschwitz barracks
# Vandalism
# Vandalism

Graffiti in English and German found on Auschwitz barracks

Oct 6th 2021, 3:29 PM 17,952 Views 10 Comments

Museum officials characterised some of the graffiti as anti-Semitic and echoing phrases used by Holocaust deniers.

# poland - Thursday 30 September, 2021

Ex-Nazi death camp secretary, 96, in custody after absconding just hours before standing trial
# Germany
# Germany

Ex-Nazi death camp secretary, 96, in custody after absconding just hours before standing trial

Updated Sep 30th 2021, 9:15 PM 80,552 Views 0 Comments

Irmgard Furchner is accused of typing up the deportation and execution orders of 10,000 people at the concentration camp.

# poland - Thursday 9 September, 2021

Irish MEPs criticise Poland for pushing migrants back at new border wall with Belarus
# TGIP
# TGIP

Irish MEPs criticise Poland for pushing migrants back at new border wall with Belarus

Sep 9th 2021, 12:05 AM 27,819 Views 55 Comments
  • Gráinne Ní Aodha asked all 13 Irish MEPs for their thoughts on the EU's response to the border wall in Poland.
  • One Irish MEP said that what Poland was doing was "no better than what Trump was trying to do along the US-Mexico border", and that the EU should condemn it.
  • This month, The Good Information Project will focus on migration and the EU.

# poland - Saturday 21 August, 2021

Vatican sanctions Polish archbishop for cover-up of child sexual abuse
# Banned
# Banned

Vatican sanctions Polish archbishop for cover-up of child sexual abuse

Aug 21st 2021, 5:22 PM 20,113 Views 23 Comments

The retired archbishop has been banned from public service.

# poland - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Poland forced to send six swimmers home from Olympics following 'administrative error'
# Tokyo 2020
From The42
# Tokyo 2020

Poland forced to send six swimmers home from Olympics following 'administrative error'

Jul 20th 2021, 9:29 AM 8,189 Views 2 Comments

The six swimmers have threatened legal action against the Polish Swimming Federation.

# poland - Saturday 3 July, 2021

Former EU chief Donald Tusk wins leadership of Poland’s strongest opposition party
# Poland
# Poland

Former EU chief Donald Tusk wins leadership of Poland’s strongest opposition party

Jul 3rd 2021, 1:10 PM 17,958 Views 21 Comments

Tusk branded the current Polish government as ‘evil’.

# poland - Sunday 20 June, 2021

'If it was a boxing match, we would have won on points' - Spain rue second-half penalty miss after Poland draw
# Luis Enrique
From The42
# Luis Enrique

'If it was a boxing match, we would have won on points' - Spain rue second-half penalty miss after Poland draw

Jun 20th 2021, 12:38 PM 5,100 Views 9 Comments

Spain still have qualification in their own hands, needing to beat Slovakia, who were beaten by Sweden on Friday night.

# poland - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Ireland Women's 4x200m team take second with stunning national record in World Relays final
# History Makers
From The42
# History Makers

Ireland Women's 4x200m team take second with stunning national record in World Relays final

Updated May 2nd 2021, 7:13 PM 82,028 Views 13 Comments

And having qualified for the Olympics yesterday, Ireland’s mixed 4x400m team finished seventh in their final.

# poland - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Poland’s preparations for England clash hit by more Covid-19 cases and disruption
# Further Blow
From The42
# Further Blow

Poland’s preparations for England clash hit by more Covid-19 cases and disruption

Mar 30th 2021, 10:26 AM 2,117 Views 0 Comments

Two more players and the media officer have tested positive ahead of tomorrow’s qualifier against England, with Lewandowski out injured.

# poland - Friday 19 March, 2021

European countries impose tighter restrictions as Covid-19 cases rise
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

European countries impose tighter restrictions as Covid-19 cases rise

Mar 19th 2021, 11:10 AM 33,352 Views 45 Comments

A month-long lockdown for Paris and several other French regions was announced yesterday.

# poland - Monday 8 March, 2021

French minister describes Poland's LGBT rights situation as 'worrying'
# Poland
# Poland

French minister describes Poland's LGBT rights situation as 'worrying'

Mar 8th 2021, 10:11 PM 19,901 Views 24 Comments

LGBT rights have become a flashpoint issue in Poland in recent years under the populist Law and Justice (PiS) party government.

# poland - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Media blackout in Poland to protest new ad tax
# Freedom Of Speech
# Freedom Of Speech

Media blackout in Poland to protest new ad tax

Feb 10th 2021, 11:33 AM 28,897 Views 28 Comments

State media outlets would be exempt from the tax.

# poland - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Holocaust scholars ordered to apologise in Polish libel case
# Poland
# Poland

Holocaust scholars ordered to apologise in Polish libel case

Feb 9th 2021, 10:19 PM 29,179 Views 13 Comments

Barbara Engelking and Jan Grabowski must apologise to Filomena Leszczynska for ‘providing inaccurate information’ about her late uncle.

# poland - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Nationwide strike and protests take place in Poland after abortion ruling
# Protests
# Protests

Nationwide strike and protests take place in Poland after abortion ruling

Oct 28th 2020, 10:52 PM 26,439 Views 47 Comments

Krakow, Wroclaw, Szczecin and Lodz have all seen protests.

Poles join nationwide strike over abortion ruling
# Poland
# Poland

Poles join nationwide strike over abortion ruling

Oct 28th 2020, 9:15 AM 32,974 Views 87 Comments

The ruling would deny legal abortions to women even in cases where a child is sure to die upon birth.

# poland - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Abortion protests 'aim to destroy Poland', leader of country's ruling party says
# Protests
# Protests

Abortion protests 'aim to destroy Poland', leader of country's ruling party says

Oct 27th 2020, 7:59 PM 28,306 Views 36 Comments

A court ruling last week, when published, will rule out abortions in almost all cases in Poland.

# poland - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Polish president Andrzej Duda tests positive for coronavirus
# Poland
# Poland

Polish president Andrzej Duda tests positive for coronavirus

Oct 24th 2020, 11:21 AM 24,456 Views 43 Comments

Duda’s diagnosis comes amid a huge surge in the number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 and deaths in Poland.

# poland - Friday 23 October, 2020

Fifteen people detained at protests following Poland abortion ruling
# Warsaw
# Warsaw

Fifteen people detained at protests following Poland abortion ruling

Oct 23rd 2020, 1:24 PM 22,285 Views 36 Comments

The Constitutional Court ruling severely restricts access to abortion in Poland.

# poland - Monday 5 October, 2020

Bohemians winger Twardek seals Poland move
# Done Deal
From The42
# Done Deal

Bohemians winger Twardek seals Poland move

Oct 5th 2020, 7:12 PM 6,289 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old has joined Jagiellonia Bialystok for an undisclosed fee.

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