From the archive – Poles apart: the bitter conflict over a nation’s communist history – podcast

We are raiding the Audio Long Read archives to bring you some classic pieces from years past, with new introductions from the authors. This week, from 2018: Many Polish people remember Soviet soldiers saving them from Nazi occupation. But a growing number are rejecting that narrative, and the monuments that come with it Archive: Euronews, […]

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Silent Land review – chilly comeuppance for picture-perfect tourists in Italian idyll

Aga Woszczynska’s incisive debut skewers guilt, desire and class for a vain pair of holidaymakers Polish director Aga Woszczynska’s methodical and incisive debut feature offers a painterly study of guilt, desire and class, rendered in sky blues, terracotta tiles and white-people nude fabrics. Through an account of a holiday on an Italian island that goes […]

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Cheap flights from Warsaw to Chicago for only €224!

Chicago is considered one of the most dynamic cities in the United States. Located in the shores of Lake Michigan, the city has a great urban atmosphere and…

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Truss to meet Biden and world leaders flying in for Queen’s funeral

Prime minister will welcome the US president for first time since taking office on Sunday at No 10 Liz Truss will meet Joe Biden and other world leaders flying in for the Queen’s funeral over the weekend but the government will not reveal what is discussed because of the national mourning period. The prime minister […]

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Poland to ask Russia to return paintings looted by Red Army in WW2

Culture minister says ‘traces of hundreds of thousands of items lead to the Russian Federation’ Poland will formally ask Russia to return seven paintings from a Moscow museum that were looted by the Red Army during the second world war, the Polish culture minister has announced. Piotr Gliński said about 20 previous requests to Moscow […]

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Europe’s Ukraine refugees fear falling through the cracks as winter looms

With energy bills adding to the strain on their hosts, some refugees are are choosing to return home Alisa, a 16-year-old art student from Kharkiv, arrived in Hungary in April with her family after fleeing their apartment in the suburb of Saltivka, which came under heavy shelling for weeks on end. After two days in […]

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Polens regeringsparti satsar på en EU-kritisk hållning för att öka sina valchanser

Jarosław Kaczyński, chair of Law and Justice party, said Polish politicians had ‘sacred duty’ to oppose ‘culturally alien’ EU Leaders of Poland’s ruling Law and Justice party appear intent on stoking an anti-EU and anti-German climate as it faces a battle in next year’s parliamentary elections. Speaking at an economic forum in Karpacz this week, […]

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"Konstant och lugnande": mediernas globala reaktion på drottningens död

New York Times says Elizabeth II ‘projected stability’; Japan’s Asahi Shimbun says she ‘cared about post-war reconciliation’ Britain mourns death of Queen Elizabeth – latest updates Newspapers in the Commonwealth and beyond have led with the death of Queen Elizabeth II, with many paying tribute to her accomplishments during seven decades on the throne. Some […]

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City break i Krakow för 90 € p.p.: flyg från Milano + 3 nätter med B&B på centralt beläget 3*-hotell

Vi föreslår att du bokar ett rum på det mycket välrenommerade 3* Hotel Secesja. Detta hotell ligger i Krakows centrum och har luftkonditionerade rum och en stor...

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City break i vackra Wroclaw, Polen för £101 p.p.: flyg från Newcastle, Storbritannien + 4 nätters vistelse i en mycket välrenommerad lägenhet

Det mycket välrenommerade Smart Rental Management Apartments har ett bekvämt läge på 10 minuters promenad från centralstationen och Gamla stan. Den 27 m² stora studion har en...

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