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EXPO in Łódź: An opportunity for Poland and Central Europe
Łódź is a candidate to host Specialised EXPO 2022. It proposes the flagship event “City Re: Invented,” a newly created city. The theme of change of a post-industrial centre refers to the successful transformation of Poland and other countries of Central Europe, writes Adriana Skorupska in an analysis for the Polish Institute of International Affairs.
Polish Catholics mark Feast of Assumption
Thousands gathered in churches nationwide as Poland celebrated the Catholic Feast of the Assumption on Tuesday.
The Jagiellonian Fair in Lublin
Pride in traditions that in ages past contributed to the city’s wealth, the awareness of the legacy we have retained despite twists and turns of history allows us today to enjoy Lublin’s beauty and its unparalleled atmosphere and believe in the potential of the city and its residents.
Polish Armed Forces Day
The Feast of the Polish Armed Forces is celebrated on August 15 to commemorate the decisive Polish offensive during the 1920 Battle of Warsaw, which was fought during the Polish-Bolshevik War. The victorious battle, which lasted almost two weeks, was decisive in preserving Poland's independence and disbanded plans to spread the Bolshevik revolution to Western Europe.
Witold Waszczykowski’s interview for the BBC
Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said in an interview for the British television station BBC that "he does not think anything is wrong in Poland. We are still a democratic country (...) but we want democracy without adjectives."
The top 5 things to do in Poland in August
Poland.pl selected five unique events taking place across Poland in August - not to be missed.
Polish foreign minister in an interview with Kommersant
"We are grateful for the liberation from the fascist occupation of 1945. But then for the next 45 years the Soviet army dictated who would rule Poland - and it was not a leadership chosen by Poles," says Polish FM in an interview with Kommersant.
On August 8 Dziennik Gazeta Prawna published a sensational article by Zbigniew Parafianowicz and Michał Potocki about how a Polish envoy in Bern saved several hundred Jews from the Holocaust, together with Swiss and Jewish organizations in the United States. Yet another series of events from which Poland and Poles can draw pride and strength.
Polish FM’s interview for RIA Novosti
In the interview with RIA Novosti, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski discussed the conflict in Ukraine, gas supplies, and US sanctions against Russia.
Berlin does not want to pay for the war
Germany does not want to pay war reparations to Poland. Polish lawyers claim that we have the right to reparations, which can amount to as much as 3 trillion zlotys.
Polish government adviser: Commission position is ‘grotesque’
The European Commission has launched infringement proceedings against Poland and has threatened to strip Warsaw of voting rights if it does not respect the rule of law. But a government adviser insists Brussels is being hypocritical and has little legal reason to get involved.