Most of the 20,000 American soldiers and their equipment scheduled to come to Europe as part of the Defender-Europe 20 military exercise are already here, US Ambassador to Poland Georgette Mosbacher said in an interview with the Wprost weekly published Monday.
Created for the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Jan Kallwejt’s striking poster features a lynx and its cub in the forefront, with a forest behind it. The rest of the poster shows various threats to the lynx, from hunters between the trees to the destruction of its natural habitant by deforestation and road construction. Tree stumps show where trees have been cut down.
TFN examines the facts around the claims that Poland was once free of the deadly Black Death.
Once burdened by a bad reputation the Powiśle district is now pulling in the crowds with its off-beat style.
Poland has strengthened its position among European rapeseed oil producers, the Polish Association of Oil Producers has reported, adding that in 2019 Polish plants processed 2.96 million tonnes of rapeseed, up from 2.79 million in 2018.
Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki in an article for the Tuesday edition of the German daily Die Welt wrote that Poland wants Europe to be a global player.
Nearly 450 years ago today, the Warsaw Confederation was passed which, according to academics, was “one of the most important conditions for maintaining peace in our country in the 16th century, defined by the era of religious wars in Europe.”
Polish President Andrzej Duda described the Central and Eastern European (CEE) region as "one of the most dynamic regions of Europe and the world" during a panel discussion at the 'Polish House' (Dom Polski) promotional stand at the Davos World Economic Forum.
The northern Polish city of Bydgoszcz has been nominated in the European Best Destination 2020 competition, organised each year by European Best Destinations, a Brussels-based institution involved in the promotion of culture and tourism in Europe.
Cult travel portal Far & Wide praised Poland for its “natural beauty, incredible cities, interesting food and tons of history” in the ranking of 44 nations.