9823b08c6bb39cbdfec017a58bbbee2e.jpeg

With populists failing to break through this year, and Warsaws ally, the UK, set to leave the EU, Poland may feel a little isolated Emmanuel Macrons election victory in France may have put some magic in the air in Berlin, but in Poland his triumph has poisoned the atmosphere, creating fears that his integrationist agenda […]

Read More »

fbba9bcd669a7a0844afeb797d5f3612.jpeg

Shipping halted on Danube river, smog from heating and cars blankets Polish cities, while Greece is criticised over refugees left in snowbound tents on Lesbos Officials suspended shipping along Europes second-longest waterway as a freezing spell gripped large parts of the continent, causing hardship especially among migrants, the homeless and the elderly. The death toll […]

Read More »

77946250017e0027c6bd1f076c6c51db.jpeg

Late leader among 10 Smolensk plane crash victims being re-examined in bid to prove 2010 disaster was engineered by Russia The remains of the former Polish president Lech Kaczyski and his wife Maria are to be removed from the crypt at Wawel Castle in Krakw on Monday evening and re-examined by state prosecutors. The move […]

Read More »

7227b5827c391c9a05017ae0647b7aef.jpeg

Neighbouring Lithuania to protest at Moscows decision to move Iskander-M missiles to Baltic enclave Russia has moved nuclear-capable Iskander-M missiles into the Kaliningrad enclave bordering Poland and Lithuania, the Russian defence ministry said on Saturday, adding it was part of routine drills. These missile units have been deployed more than once (in the Kaliningrad region) […]

Read More »

8dda144d1dcd4d65f30fc0315ff1947b.jpeg

Ukrainian man Artem Vaulin, the alleged ringleader of Kickass Torrents, was arrested in Poland and faces charges in US A Ukrainian alleged to be the ringleader of the worlds biggest online piracy site, Kickass Torrents, has been accused of distributing more than $1bn worth of illegally copied films, music and other content. The US justice […]

Read More »