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By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2020
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‘Risk is real’: Poland’s health minister suggests extending restrictions, warns of potential Covid-19 ‘third wave’

Poland may face a third wave of Covid-19 between January and February, Health Minister Adam Niedzielski has warned, saying it would be “much worse” than the previous ones as he called for a lockdown extension. “In More...

By admin On Saturday, November 28th, 2020
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Poland’s Warsaw Hit by Protests Against Abortion Ban

WARSAW (Sputnik) – Poland’s feminist organization Strajk Kobiet (Women’s Strike) has organized a protest in downtown Warsaw on Saturday to draw public attention to the decision of Poland’s More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2020
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WATCH: Clashes during Poland’s Independence Day as marchers lob fireworks & police use rubber bullets

Several thousand people reportedly gathered in Warsaw on Wednesday to mark Poland’s Independence Day, with clashes breaking out between some of those assembled and riot police. Several officers were injured, Warsaw More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 10th, 2020
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‘Above Political Divisions’: Poland’s President Signs US Defense Pact, Welcomes Working With Biden

Polish President Andrzej Duda signed a new defense deal between Warsaw and Washington on Tuesday that will provide a legal framework for the stationing of thousands of US troops on Polish soil. Sputnik News – More...

By admin On Friday, October 30th, 2020
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Poland’s Pro-Choice Protests Are Radicalising a Generation

Thousands of people took to the streets last week after Poland’s top court passed a ruling to outlaw nearly all abortions. Since then, demonstrations have spread across the country, with hundreds of thousands More...

By admin On Friday, October 30th, 2020
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Warsaw braced for ‘largest’ protest yet in Poland’s anti-abortion ruling backlash – city police chief

The police and military have brought in reinforcements as crowds of people gather in the Polish capital from all over the country for the biggest demonstration of the week to protest against a court ruling on abortion. Poles More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 28th, 2020
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Poland’s national women’s strike sees mass walkouts in opposition to near-total abortion ban

A nationwide women’s strike is being held in Poland on Wednesday, as people continue to demonstrate against the near-total abortion ban that was imposed after a court ruling last week. On the seventh consecutive More...

By admin On Saturday, October 24th, 2020
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Violence erupts on Poland’s streets as people protest near total abortion ban

Police fired pepper spray at hundreds of demonstrators in Warsaw as they opposed a court ruling almost completely banning abortion in the country. Several hundred people gathered in front of Poland’s Constitutional More...

By admin On Saturday, October 24th, 2020
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‘You have blood on your gown,’ women tell Poland’s top judges after banning almost all abortions

“YOU have blood on your gowns,” women protesting across Poland told the country’s top judges last night following their decision to ban almost all abortions. Poland’s constitutional court ruled that abortions More...

By admin On Saturday, October 24th, 2020
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Poland’s President Andrzej Duda quarantined at home after testing positive for Covid-19

Polish President Andrzej Duda has become the latest world leader to be infected with the coronavirus. He is asymptomatic and feeling “well,” officials said. Duda’s spokesperson Blazej Spychalski More...