A demonstration against the exploitation of migrant labourers took place on Sunday in the Icelandic capital Reykyavik, after Thursday's death of 3 Poles in a fire in one of the city's tenement buildings for migrant workers.
Three Polish citizens died in a fire which broke out in a residential building in Reykjavik downtown on Thursday. The information was confirmed on Saturday by the Polish ambassador to Iceland after the bodies of the vicitms had been identified.
The skeletons with coins dating back to the reign of kings Sigismund III Vasa and John II Casimir were discovered in an area in southeast Poland known as the Church Mountains (Góry Kościelne) and confirm local legends of a children’s graveyard.
Stanislaw Karnacewicz was an icon of Polish press journalism, Archbishop Stanislaw Gadecki, the president of the Polish Bishops' Conference (KEP), said in a condolence message to the family and friends of a long-standing employee of PAP who died on June 13.
Krystyna Łybacka, Poland's former Education Minister died at the age of 74 in Poznań, western Poland, on Monday.
Dubbed ‘Flying Death’ by the Germans, Stanisław Skalski saw action in Poland following the outbreak of war, later becoming the first Pole to command an RAF squadron. Miraculously avoiding death twice, after the war it seemed his luck had run out when he was arrested by the secret police on trumped up charges of espionage, tortured for over a year and then sentenced to be executed. But again, he survived.
PM Mateusz Morawiecki stated on Tuesday that the pandemic-related death toll in Poland was among the lowest in Europe and added that Poland is entering another stage in its struggle against coronavirus, and that its effort to date has produced visible effects.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Poland increased since Monday evening by 77 to reach 2,132, the Ministry of Health said on Tuesday morning.
Internationally acclaimed composer whose work was brought to a wider audience through film and television passed away in Kraków on Sunday at the age of 86.
Thirteen new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Poland, bringing the total number of infections to 452, the Ministry of Health said on Saturday afternoon. To date, five people have died from the disease.