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Poland Identifies Minnesota Man as Former Nazi Commander

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 13, 2017 at 3:00pm 3/13/2017 at 3:00pm
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Poland has identified a Minnesota man as a former Nazi commander who allegedly ordered the murder of 44 Poles during World War II.

The Associated Press has named the man as Michael Karkoc, 98, who resides in Minneapolis. He was born in Lutsk, Ukraine, in 1919.

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Fundraiser for Family of Polish Truck Driver Killed in Berlin Attack Raises $170K

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 24, 2016 at 4:30pm 12/24/2016 at 4:30pm

Polish truck driver Lukasz Urban tried to take control of his truck from terrorist Anis Amri, who used it to plow through a crowded Berlin Christmas market. For his heroics, a British man decided to raise money for

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Polish Official: Brexit May Prompt Other Countries to Leave EU

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 4, 2016 at 10:30am 9/4/2016 at 10:30am
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Brexit has caused quite the kerfuffle among the countries of the European Union (EU), and amid the dire warnings of lasting DOOOM!, the Polish Finance Minister notes that Brexit shows that the EU is not the only option for the nations of Europe.

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The U.K.’s Brexit vote may have changed attitudes...

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U.S., Poland Officially Break Ground On New Missile Defense Site

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 6:00pm 5/14/2016 at 6:00pm

The United States and Poland have broken ground on the site of the new defense missile site, which will probably anger Mother Russia. But what else is new?

Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work tried to assure by reminding them the site will only protect NATO members:

“Today we stand at a strategic inflection...

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Migrant Crisis Pushes German-Polish Relations to Post-War Low

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 10:00am 2/11/2016 at 10:00am

Amid a massive refugee crisis, the diplomatic relations between Germany and Poland have reached a post-WWII low.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s EU-backed proposal to distribute large number of newly arriving Arab and North African migrants across Europe has been met with stiff resistance from the recently elected Polish government.

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New Polish Government Breaks with EU on Migrant Policy, Climate Change

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 26, 2015 at 8:30am 11/26/2015 at 8:30am

In a show of defiance against the European Union, Poland’s newly-elected conservative Prime Minister Beata Szydlo has broken with the practice of her liberal predecessors and decided to remove the EU flag from her weekly news conference.

Last month, Prime Minister Szydlo’s conservative Law and Justice Party won a l...

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Poland Election: Landslide win for Conservatives, a blow to Markel’s Mass-Migration Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 1:15pm 10/27/2015 at 1:15pm

The landslide victory of the conservative party in Poland has delivered a big blow to the open border policy pursued by German Chancellor Merkel and unelected Eurocrats in Brussels. Poland’s ruling liberal Civic Platform has now become the first political victim of EU’s mass migration policy. The conservative Law and Justice Party...

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Smart Power Update: Polish Foreign Minister Calls Ties To U.S. “Worthless”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 6:15pm 6/24/2014 at 6:15pm
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While America’s attention has been focused on Iraq, it is easy to forget the month before we were concerned about Russian interventions in the Ukraine and

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