Poland

19 May 2017
Two Chechens Fleeing Persecution Offered Asylum in Lithuania

The Baltic country may be the first in the world to receive gays escaping a reported purge against homosexuals, while Poland continues to send back asylum seekers to Belarus. 

 
16 May 2017
Donald Tusk to Face More Questions Over Smolensk Air Tragedy

Poland’s chief of military counterintelligence says the agency may have had improper ties to Russia’s FSB during Tusk’s premiership.

 
10 May 2017
Back to the Future?

Poland’s conservative government believes a return to the structure of the old educational system can produce smart, modern kids. Many disagree.

By Wojciech Kosc
 
3 May 2017
French Presidential Candidate Takes Aim at Poland

Emmanuel Macron compares Polish leader to Putin and Orban, days after threatening sanctions on Warsaw.   

 
28 April 2017
CEE Chided for Erratic Progress on Jewish Restitution Premium

Poland, Bosnia have done almost nothing to abide by pledges to speed up restitution, European Shoah Legacy Institute study finds.

 
26 April 2017
Poland Mulls Nuclear Power As Compromise for Keeping Coal Plants Premium
Upcoming decision is contingent on costs, which are twice as high as for coal plants.
 
26 April 2017
Where Are the Macrons of Central Europe? Premium

Attitudes towards the EU, and optimism versus pessimism, offer partial explanations for their scarcity. 

By Martin Ehl
 
5 April 2017
“False Promise of Populism” Eroding Democracies, Freedom House Report Says Premium

Consolidated authoritarian regimes are more numerous than consolidated democracies in TOL’s coverage area, a first since 1995. 

 
29 March 2017
The East’s Fear Explained to the West Premium

It’s far too easy to just blame the phobia of migrants on racism and xenophobia. 

By Martin Ehl
 
22 March 2017
Polish Payment App Gaining in Popularity Premium

An alternative to PayPal, Blik enables users to carry out an array of transactions securely and at the touch of a fingertip. 

 

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