TFN looks like back at the life and death of Father Jerzy Popiełuszko, a hero of the anti-communist movement murdered by the secret police.
Produced in 1943 the German weapon was probably used for training purposes before sinking to the lake’s bottom decades ago.
Experts from Poland's Institute of National Remembrance (IPN) will search for the remains of Polish victims of the Soviet regime in Western Ukraine, the Polish embassy in Kiev said on Friday.
According to prosecutors, 93-year-old Bruno Dey was a “cog in the murderous machine” and is guilty of complicity in the murder of 5230 of the camp’s victims.
The stunning discovery was made in the residential neighbourhood of Żoliborz in northern Warsaw where the 300-year-old church was built as a summer residence for Queen Marie Casimire.
Discovered after wind blew down a tree revealing spearheads, researchers working at the secret site have now found cremated remains. Now they want to find out who the victims are.
Nine Polish citizens, honoured with the Righteous Among the Nations distinction for helping Jews during World War Two, and a Polish state delegation met with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin in Jerusalem on Wednesday.
Agnieszka Sieradzka of the museum’s art collection department said the works present life in the camp, punishments, deaths during escape attempts, marches of death and recollections and portraits of people the artist remembered.
The 34-year-old Israeli actress and former model said she picked on the story of Irena Sendler, the Polish nurse and social worker who during WWII smuggled 2,500 children out of the Warsaw Ghetto, because she wanted to bring the ‘inspirational story to life’.
TFN’s Stuart Dowell reveal’s how the Nazi German thugs systematically murdered psychiatric patients to test out gas chambers before they were used for the mass extermination of the Jews.