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The country was rocked this week by news that a high-ranking army officer had been held on suspicion of spying for Russia.
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The officer was held by officers from ABW at <a href= target=_new>at the Ministry of National Defence</a>
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The officer was held by officers from ABW at at the Ministry of National Defence
A Polish missionary has been kidnapped and is being held hostage in the Central African ...
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PKP confirmed this week that the Pendolino will make its first commercial trip on December ...
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Mazowsze Mazowsze
Trained up Taxis A group of taxi drivers in Warsaw have become something of a sensation ...
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Malopolskie Malopolskie
Krosno Kidnapping Police this week arrested a 23-year-old woman in the southern town of Krosno after ...
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Pomorskie Pomorskie
Vicious lion attack Visitors at Gdansk zoo were this week forced to watch in horror as ...
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It would be easy to think of the return of Ekstraklasa football only in terms ...
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Germany striker Lukas Podolski told reporters ahead of this weekend’s big game that his dream ...
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Pretty dumb dealer
A 22-year-old man from the small western town of Okonek faces three years in jail after offering to sell an ...
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Medical rip off
A nurse in Lodz has admitted to extorting more than PLN 10,000 from the National Health Service (NFZ) by forging ...
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Most Western readers have never heard of Count Jan Nepomucen Potocki – indeed his singular masterpiece was only translated into English in 1995, some 180 years after it was completed. ... - Read on
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Quotes of the Week

"I think everyone came to their senses after the last unfortunate incident. Sopot is for everyone, here everyone can have fun as long as they are reasonable, as long as they are not consuming alcohol outside and not making a lot of noise "
Sopot President Jacek Karnowski tries to prevent the town’s reputation taking a further hammering by closing late-night shops on Thursday

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Harry Taylor just read Russia hits back in statue row and said

"The Russian game plan rests on the mantra that if you tell a lie often enough people will start to ..."

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