The Warsaw Uprising was the single largest military effort ever undertaken by any European Resistance group during WWII.
Best-known for refusing to escape the Warsaw Ghetto and instead choosing to accompany orphaned children in his care to the horrors of Treblinka German Nazi death camp where he was killed, Janusz Korczak was not only a devoted children’s rights campaigner but also an outstanding intellectual, author and military doctor. Today he would have been 140.
Julie Engelbrecht stars in Pasikowski’s film about Jan Nowak Jeziorański
Polish war hero Jan Nowak Jeziorański hits the big screen in new James Bond-style action film.
The London Jewish community on Thursday honoured persons who helped Jews during the Holocaust, including two Poles, Irena Sendler and Janusz Korczak, by unveiling commemorative plaques dedicated to them at the Hoop Lane cemetery, located north of the city.
Today marks the 18th anniversary of the death of Jan Karski, the man who told the Allies about WWII atrocities in German Nazi-occupied Poland.
A WWII German tanker sunk off the coast of Poland poses an ecological disaster, say experts.
The trailer for a new blockbuster about the vital role of Polish pilots in the Battle of Britain has been released.
The declaration signed by the Polish and Israeli PMs acknowledges Poland is right about its presentation of WW2 history, Poland's ruling party leader Jarosław Kaczyński said on Friday.
The term "Polish death camps" is inappropriate, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday in Tel Aviv, commenting on Poland's earlier revocation of clauses penalising suggestions of Polish complicity in WW2 Nazi crimes from an anti-defamation act passed last January.