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Thousands protest media restrictions in Polish capital Warsaw

December 17, 2016 10:30 pm
Thousands protest media restrictions in Polish capital Warsaw

Thousands of people have held a demonstration outside the Polish parliament in the capital, Warsaw, to vent their anger at government plans to restrict press reporting from the legislature. Waving white-and-red national flags and blowing horns, protesters chanted slogans such as “Free media!” during Friday’s event, which was mobilized by […]

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Hundreds of Warsaw demonstrators protest against TTIP, CETA

October 15, 2016 6:05 pm
Hundreds of Warsaw demonstrators protest against TTIP, CETA

The file photo shows people protesting against free trade deals between the European Union and the United States and Canada in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by AFP) Hundreds of people have demonstrated in the Polish capital Warsaw against potential free trade deals between the European Union and the United States as […]

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Upsurge in Britain hate crime against Poles prompts response from Warsaw

September 4, 2016 9:42 pm
Upsurge in Britain hate crime against Poles prompts response from Warsaw

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and his Polish counterpart, Witold Waszczykowski, address the media in Warsaw on September 4, 2016. (Alik Kęplicz/AP) A possible hate crime against Poles in Britain has prompted officials in Warsaw to react to what seems to be a post-Brexit surge in such crimes in the […]

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The Film Director Roman Polanski Requested by US Authorities to Face Trial

February 18, 2015 1:22 am
The Film Director Roman Polanski Requested by US Authorities to Face Trial

Warsaw – The film director Roman Polanski is requested by the US authorities to be extradited from Poland and face trial for an alleged case of sexual abuse in 1977, judicial sources informed today. Polish courts have requested the director of films such as Chinatown and The Pianist to declare […]

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