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  • German and Polish cyclists feared dead in Mexico

    05/06/2018 5:40:25 PM PDT · by BBell · 52 replies
    Two cyclists, one German and one Polish, are feared dead in Mexico after authorities found a body in a ravine and other signs they may have plunged off a cliff, investigators said on Friday.The two men -- Holger Hagenbusch of Germany and Krzysztof Chmielewski of Poland -- had been traveling the world by bicycle, but were reported missing in the state of Chiapas, in southern Mexico. Investigators believe they may have lost control on a treacherous road between the towns of San Cristobal and Ocosingo and tumbled into the ravine, said local prosecutor Arturo Lievano. "It's a very accident-prone area,"...
  • Polish Embassy in Tel Aviv Vandalized

    02/24/2018 4:43:41 AM PST · by Grzegorz 246 · 32 replies
    hamodia ^ | Sunday, February 18 | By Hamodia Staff
    YERUSHALAYIM - Amid the ongoing row over Poland’s new Holocaust speech law, Warsaw’s embassy in Tel Aviv was painted with swastikas and anti-Polish slogans, according to media reports. The graffiti was found on gates at the entrance to the Polish embassy, according to the police foreign press spokesperson. Police have opened an investigation into the incident. The controversy flared up again over Shabbos as Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki sought to downplay his country’s role in the Holocaust, saying that “there were Polish perpetrators, as there were Jewish perpetrators, as there were Russian perpetrators, as there were Ukrainian; not only...
  • When Israel Ignorantly Blames the Holocaust on the Poles, It Boosts Their Illiberal Nationalists

    02/08/2018 11:39:22 AM PST · by GoldenState_Rose · 32 replies
    Haaretz ^ | Jan 30, 2018 | Oded Even Or
    Contrary to other European countries, such as France or Norway, Poland was directly controlled by Nazi Germany. There was no puppet regime in Poland to assist the Germans, like the Vichy or Quisling governments, and the Nazis annexed parts of the country, while putting the rest under the control of a German governor, Hans Frank. Frank subjected Poland to a terror "much fiercer and more protracted [...] than anywhere in Europe," scholar Norman Davies says, as cited by the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum. This terror included capital punishment for offering any help to Jews. While it’s true that Poles aided,...
  • POLAND: Millions of Poles prayed Rosary on the borders to save Christianity, Oct.7,2017

    10/11/2017 4:48:50 PM PDT · by Matt_DZ_PL · 12 replies
    YouTube ^ | 11 Oct.,2017 | Paulus 4AD
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  • POLAND. Hundreds of thousands of Catholics pray Rosary at the borders (The Battle of Lepanto, 1571)

    10/07/2017 2:15:27 PM PDT · by Matt_DZ_PL · 32 replies
    France 24 ^ | 07 Oct., 2017 | AFP
    <p>Thousands of Polish Catholics formed human chains on the country's borders Saturday, begging God "to save Poland and the world" in an event many viewed as a spiritual weapon against the "Islamisation" of Europe.</p> <p>Reciting "Rosary to the Borders", they called to be protected from the dangers facing them. The episcopate insisted that it was a purely religious initiative.</p>
  • African Migrant Blocks Car In Germany - Ooops... they're Polish...

    09/25/2017 5:18:16 PM PDT · by Bon mots · 39 replies
    YouTube ^ | September 25, 2017 | YouTube
    This appeared on Twitter and YouTube. These migrants pull this all over Europe - this time they found a car with some Polish guys in it. POLSKA!
  • The greatest Spitfire pilot of all time is Polish (TR)

    09/23/2017 11:12:02 AM PDT · by DFG · 33 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | 09/23/2017 | Sophie Inge
    A Polish war veteran is leading a British poll for the greatest Second World War Spitfire pilot by hundreds of thousands of votes. Franciszek Kornicki, 100, the last surviving Second World War Polish squadron commander, leads the online survey by a whopping 300,000 votes following a viral social media campaign by the UK's Polish community. A member of the high-scoring 303 Squadron during World War II, the war hero famously escorted a group of British bombers over northern France, where he led a daring attack on Nazi warplanes.
  • Trump in Warsaw: US has never been closer to Poland

    07/11/2017 3:39:46 PM PDT · by Matt_DZ_PL · 8 replies
    Polish Radio External Service ^ | 12 Jul. 2017 | Polish Radio Website
    Trump in Warsaw: US has never been closer to Poland PR dla Zagranicy Paweł Kononczuk 06.07.2017 11:18   US President Donald Trump said during a visit to Warsaw on Thursday that America has “never been closer to Poland”.   Donald Trump and Andrzej Duda in Warsaw. Photo: PAP/Radek Pietruszka    His comments came after face-to-face security and trade talks with Polish President Andrzej Duda. Trump said: “The president and I concluded a productive meeting in which we reaffirmed our enduring bonds of friendship [which] have united our citizens for a long time. We’ve never been closer to Poland, I think,...
  • TEEN PULLS FULL REAGAN at Teen-Day in Polish Parliament

    06/02/2017 8:44:15 AM PDT · by davikkm · 20 replies
    Vlad Tepes reported: At Poland’s regular Teen Day in Parliament, a number of speakers came to discuss matters of importance to the MPs but it didn’t go as the left had hoped. This young teen pulled the full Raegan on them including the speech ender, Cartago delende est, where Carthage is now Brussels.
  • Manchester: Polish parents confirmed dead after going to venue to collect their daughters

    05/24/2017 2:11:37 AM PDT · by Matt_DZ_PL · 22 replies
    Mirror ^ | 24 MAY 2017 | Abigail O'Leary
    Polish couple confirmed dead in Manchester Arena terror attack after going to venue to collect their two daughters Angelika and Marcin Klis took a selfie together in the city centre shortly before going to the concert to pick their daughters up. Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said on Wednesday: "The parents came after the concert to collect their daughters and unfortunately we have information that they are dead. "Children are safe" A spokesman for the country's foreign ministry said "at least two people have died and one person has been injured" but could not confirm any further details.
  • Nearly Half of Polish Strongly Oppose Hosting Refugees From Muslim States

    05/09/2017 8:29:50 AM PDT · by EdnaMode · 27 replies
    Sputnik ^ | May 9, 2017
    A total of 46 percent of the Polish citizens said that they strongly opposed the idea of accepting refugees from Muslim countries, while 27 percent said they would "rather not" welcome them, a poll commissioned by the TVP broadcaster said. At the same time, a "strong yes" reply was given by only four percent with "rather yes" expressed by 19 percent. The number of respondents who had no particular opinion on the issue stood at 4 percent. The poll was conducted among the 1,004 adult Polish citizens with a margin of error of 3 percent.
  • Poland’s ruling party hails Trump victory, opposition worried

    11/10/2016 12:29:08 PM PST · by Matt_DZ_PL · 25 replies
    Radio Poland ^ | Nov. 9, .2016 | (mk/pk)
    Poland’s ruling party hails Trump victory, opposition worried PR dla Zagranicy Paweł Kononczuk 09.11.2016 17:23   Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential elections is good news for Poland, a senior official from the ruling conservative Law and Justice (PiS) party has said.   Photo:   The head of the PiS parliamentary caucus, Ryszard Terlecki, told Polish Radio: “We are convinced that Polish-US relations will be better than up till now.”He added: “America is our most important political partner, our most important ally, and we are confident that this is a good choice for Poland.”But according to the Civic...
  • Russia Moves Nuclear-Capable Missile System Toward Polish Border

    10/14/2016 5:26:37 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 3 replies
    WSJ ^ | 10/07/16 | Drew Hinshaw
    Russia shipped a sophisticated nuclear-capable missile system toward its territorial exclave bordering Poland, according to Western government officials, introducing a powerful military asset into an already tense region and prompting expressions of concern by allied officials. A Russian naval ship, according to the officials, was observed carrying an Iskander missile system toward the country’s Kaliningrad port. Kaliningrad is a seaside exclave of Russian territory between Poland and Lithuania. Western officials said they believe Moscow deployed the missiles on a temporary basis as a display of strength as its relations with the U.S. reach a low. A Russian official contacted by...
  • LIVE Stream: Donald Trump Speech at Polish American Congress in Chicago, Illinois (9/28/2016)

    09/28/2016 8:25:11 AM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 15 replies
    You Tube ^ | 9-28-2016 | Donald Trump Speeches and Events via You Tube
    Watch Live: Donald Trump Meets With Polish American Congress in Chicago - Donald Trump Remarks to the Polish American Congress
  • Breaking: Poland to ban all abortions!

    09/24/2016 2:10:42 AM PDT · by Matt_DZ_PL · 41 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | September 23, 2016 | Natalia Dueholm
    BREAKING: Polish Parliament overwhelmingly gives initial approval to bill banning all abortions.    WARSAW, Poland, September 23, 2016 (LifeSiteNews) — The lower house of Parliament voted Friday to reject a "Save Women" bill proposing abortion on demand and continue the legislative process on a "Stop Abortion" measure that could result in a total ban on abortion in Poland.Several bills were introduced in Parliament on Thursday. Members of Parliament heard the reading of three bills — the first banning abortion, the second allowing abortion on demand until the third month of gestation, and the third defining an embryo as a child...
  • Polish Parishes Renew Consecration on Today Feast of Our Lady of Czestochowa

    08/27/2016 9:37:45 PM PDT · by Salvation · 8 replies ^ | August 26, 2016 |
    Polish Parishes Renew Consecration on Today Feast of Our Lady of Czestochowa Continue festivities for 1,050th anniversary of nation’s baptism August 26, 2016ZENIT StaffMary and Mariology L'Osservatore Romano Poland’s Primate, Archbishop Wojciech Polak, presided over today’s celebrations of the Solemnity of Our Lady of Czestochowa at Jasna Gora. In his homily, the Primate noted that, with this celebration, we are, in a certain way, prolonging the joy of May’s Solemnity of Our Lady, Queen of Poland, when, on the occasion of the 1050th anniversary of Poland’s Baptism, we renewed our consecration to the Mother of the Redeemer.“Today’s Solemnity of Our...
  • A Syrian Refugee Murders A Polish Woman with Machete in Germany

    07/24/2016 2:41:41 PM PDT · by Matt_DZ_PL · 14 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | Updated July 24, 2016 3:38 p.m. ET | Anton Troianovski
    BERLIN—A man in the German city of Reutlingen on Sunday killed a woman with a machete and injured other people before being detained, police there said. The suspect is a 21-year-old asylum seeker from Syria, the police said. The man was known to the police and had been charged in the past with assault, a police spokesman said. He was housed at a refugee shelter in Reutlingen, he said.
  • UK police 'tried to keep Polish rapist's identity a secret in case he was attacked by vigilantes

    06/27/2016 8:07:07 PM PDT · by ObamahatesPACoal · 10 replies ^ | 29 April 2016 | Tammy Hughes
    Police tried to keep the identity of a Polish rapist a secret because racial tensions were rife within in a community. Derbyshire constabulary applied for 20-year-old Marcin Jaworski to be added to the sex offenders register but asked for the hearing to be held behind closed doors. They said the rapist ‘lives in an area where there are high tensions between the Polish and British communities, to the extent that there have been episodes of violence between the groups’. (SNIP) n the past two years almost 400 foreigners either living or visiting Britain have been identified as being convicted sex...
  • POLAND: 80% of the Polish youth totally against abortion  (Poll by IBRIS)

    06/03/2016 4:05:04 PM PDT · by Matt_DZ_PL · 7 replies
    Wirtualna Polska ^ | Jun. 2, 2016
    POLAND: 80% of the Polish youth totally against abortion  (Poll by IBRIS)  According to the recent IBRIS poll research,  about 59% of the adult Poles wants to ban any form of abortion  except for the state of emergency when mother’s life is in mortal danger. Among the youngest ones, 18-24 y.o. ,  the total ban of abortion is supported by 79.2%.    IBRIS asked the following questions: "Do you support the total ban of abortion except for the state of emergency when mother’s life is in mortal danger?" Answer: Yes – 58%,  No – 30%  "Are you for penalizing...
  • Eucharistic miracle in Legnica, Poland!

    04/11/2016 6:03:16 PM PDT · by Matt_DZ_PL · 42 replies
    ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE BISHOP OF LEGNICA /pron. legnitsa/ On the Eucharistic Miracle in St. Jack Parish in Legnica (translated from Polish)  Sisters and Brothers in Our Lord Jesus Christ! As The Bishop of Legnica I hereby announce to the public and inform about an event that took place in the parish of St. Jack in Legnica which has the signs of the Eucharistic miracle. On 25th December, 2013 during the distribution of the Holy Communion, a consecrated Host fell to the floor and then was picked up and placed in a water-filled container (vasculum). Soon after, stains of the...