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POLAND POLITICS: US Used Zapad Drills to Illegally Build Up Forces in Poland: Russia

POLAND POLITICS: US Used Zapad Drills to Illegally Build Up Forces in Poland: Russia

“Amid the hysteria over Russia’s planned military incursion right from the Zapad-2017 drills, the 2nd armored division of the US arrived quietly in Poland and was deployed there also with its armored vehicles,” Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said, as quoted by Russia’s TASS news agency.

“At the same time, the military equipment of the 3rd US armored brigade still remains in Poland and the Baltic republics,” he said.

The spokesman said an “unprecedented” and “fraudulent media campaign” against Russia accompanied “the Pentagon’s operation.”

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POLAND POLITICS: Poland Wants Option to Detain Migrants in Camps: Minister

POLAND POLITICS: Poland Wants Option to Detain Migrants in Camps: Minister

Poland, Hungary and other central European EU member states are opposed to an European Commission plan to distribute migrants from Africa and the Middle East across the bloc.

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POLAND POLITICS: 1,100 New US-Led Forces Deployed to Deter Russia

POLAND POLITICS: 1,100 New US-Led Forces Deployed to Deter Russia

Moscow, which denies having any expansionist or aggressive agenda, accuses NATO of trying to destabilize central Europe and has respond by forming four new military divisions to strengthen its western and central regions and stepping up exercises.

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POLAND POLITICS: Court Approves Bill to Crackdown On Unwanted Protests

POLAND POLITICS: Court Approves Bill to Crackdown On Unwanted Protests

Poland’s constitutional court gave its final approval to a bill that could be used to ban certain demonstrations and is part of a wider crackdown on opponents by the right-wing government.

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POLAND POLITICS: Poland Vows to Obstruct EU After Donald Tusk Vote

POLAND POLITICS: Poland Vows to Obstruct EU After Donald Tusk Vote

“One has to state it openly: EU policy turned out to be a policy of double standards and cheating,” Waszczykowski told tabloid Super Express.

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POLAND POLITICS: Poland in Bitter Fight to Stop Reelection of Donald Tusk

POLAND POLITICS: Poland in Bitter Fight to Stop Reelection of Donald Tusk

Prime Minister Beata Szydlo wrote to EU to consider European Parliament-member Jacek Saryusz-Wolski as a replacement for Tusk, whose term ends in May.

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POLAND POLITICS: Beata Szydlo Injured In Car Crash

POLAND POLITICS: Beata Szydlo Injured In Car Crash

Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo suffered bruising and was taken to hospital for routine checks after a private car crashed into her limousine on Friday, a government spokesman said.

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POLAND POLITICS: Revealed! Lech Walesa Worked As Secret Police Informant

POLAND POLITICS: Revealed! Lech Walesa Worked As Secret Police Informant

Andrzej Pozorski said, “A handwritten agreement to collaborate with the Security Police from Dec. 21, 1970, was written in its entirety by Lech Walesa.”

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POLAND POLITICS: PM Beata Szydlo Tells Theresa May to Guarantee Rights of Poles in Britain

POLAND POLITICS: PM Beata Szydlo Tells Theresa May to Guarantee Rights of Poles in Britain

Poland’s priority in Brexit talks will be to guarantee that the current rights of Poles living in Britain will be upheld, Prime Minister Beata Szydlo said.

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POLAND POLITICS: Civic Platform Proposes Parliamentary Delay

POLAND POLITICS: Civic Platform Proposes Parliamentary Delay

Rejecting PiS appeals, the Civic Platform said on Tuesday it would stick to its blockade if the PiS tried to relaunch parliament on Wednesday.

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POLAND POLITICS: Jaroslaw Kaczynski Slams EU Democracy Inquiry As ‘Absolute Comedy’

POLAND POLITICS: Jaroslaw Kaczynski Slams EU Democracy Inquiry As ‘Absolute Comedy’

“It’s an absolute comedy, because there is nothing going on in Poland that contravenes the rule of law,” Jaroslaw Kaczynski said in an interview.

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POLAND POLITICS: Anna Strezynska Slams Facebook Of Censorship

POLAND POLITICS: Anna Strezynska Slams Facebook Of Censorship

Anna Strezynska Poland’s digital economy minister accused Facebook of censorship after the company suspended users’ profiles for using a far-right symbol.

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