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.
The Ghetto Fighters' House in Israel and Polish WWII general Władysław Anders are the winners of this year's Karski Eagle Awards, a distinction granted to people and institutions promoting Poland's image and Polish-Jewish relations.
"Auschwitz-Birkenau is a symbol of inhumanity, of trampling the values which are close to a human being. It sevres as a reminder to current and future generations so that the time of extermination be never repeated," the Polish lower house speaker wrote on Thursday.
His parents and little sister were shot dead by the Nazis and as a slave labourer he nearly starved to death. But he survived WWII, went to the UK and began an extraordinary sporting career before turning to helping other survivors