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Germany asks Polish forgiveness 80 years after WWII outbreak

Germany asks Polish forgiveness 80 years after WWII outbreak

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Sunday asked Poland's forgiveness for history's bloodiest conflict during a ceremony in the Polish city of Wielun

Over two dozen rescuers try to save trapped cavers in Poland

Over two dozen rescuers try to save trapped cavers in Poland

More than two dozen rescue workers are battling to save two cavers trapped in a cavern in Poland's Tatra mountains, the mountain rescue service said on Sunday ...

Poland to launch paedophilia inquiry to identify cases of negligence

Poland to launch paedophilia inquiry to identify cases of negligence

The Polish government plans to set up an independent commission to inquire into cases of paedophilia and their handling by institutions, including the church, according to a statement released Tuesday.

Polish hotel cancels rooms for German far-right MPs

Polish hotel cancels rooms for German far-right MPs

Lawmakers from Germany's far-right AfD party said they had to cancel plans to gather in neighbouring Poland Friday after their hotel cancelled their reservation hours before the meeting.

Minister of Culture meets Polish envoy

Minister of Culture meets Polish envoy

HE the Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser al-Ali met Poland's ambassador to Qatar Janusz Janke on Sunday.

Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary celebrate 20 years of NATO membership

Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary celebrate 20 years of NATO membership

The accession of Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary to the Western military alliance NATO 20 years ago was celebrated with a military ceremony in Warsaw on Sunday.

Pence hails $414 mn deal on US rockets for Poland

Pence hails $414 mn deal on US rockets for Poland

The US and Poland finalised a deal on Wednesday for Warsaw to buy American mobile rocket launchers worth $414 million (365 million euros) as it lobbies Washington to boost troops on Polish soil.

'Inkjet' solar panels poised to revolutionise green energy

'Inkjet' solar panels poised to revolutionise green energy

What if one day all buildings could be equipped with windows and facades that satisfy the structure's every energy need, whether rain or shine?

Huawei Polish unit executive says he is not guilty of spying charges

Huawei Polish unit executive says he is not guilty of spying charges

A Chinese executive of Huawei arrested earlier this month in Poland on suspicion of spying said on Friday he was not guilty in the case, which has drawn attention to what some Western countries say is a security risk from the world's biggest telecoms equipment company.

Polish mayor dies of stab wounds after attack: media

Polish mayor dies of stab wounds after attack: media

Pawel Adamowicz, the liberal mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk, died on Monday of his wounds a day after being stabbed on stage at a charity event.

China says countries should end "fabrications" about Huawei

China says countries should end "fabrications" about Huawei

China on Monday urged countries to end "fabrications" about Huawei, after an official in Poland said his country could limit the use of the company's products by public entities following the arrest of a Huawei employee there on spying allegations.

China's Huawei fires employee detained in Poland

China's Huawei fires employee detained in Poland

Huawei said Saturday it has fired a Chinese employee who was arrested in Poland on espionage allegations, as China's telecom giant distanced itself from the case amid Western concerns that it could act as a proxy for Chinese security services.