A special purpose Signal Intelligence ship for the Swedish navy is to be built by Poland's Nauta Shiprepair Yard, based in Gdynia, Poland. Saab, which signed a contract with the Swedish Defense Material Administration for the vessel earlier this month, said it has contracted the Polish company to build the ship platform.
Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo and Speaker of the Hungarian Parliament Laszlo Kover shake hands last week before a meeting in Warsaw. On May 1, 2004, Poland, Hungary and six other former communist countries joined the European Union.
Donald Tusk, the President of the European Council speaks to the media after hearings at the Prosecutor's office in Warsaw, Poland April 19, 2017. Agencja Gazeta/Przemek Wierzchowski via Jaroslaw Kaczynski, leader of Law and Justice speaks during news conference in Warsaw, February 28, 2017.
WARSAW/LONDON, April 25 Many Western banks and finance institutions have pledged to divest from coal, but this has not stopped at least one Polish utility that is expanding its use of the fossil fuel from securing funding through banks and the European Investment Bank. The institutions say the money will not be used for coal-related projects, but campaigners say it will in effect free up other funds to go into expanding coal-fired power stations, making a nonsense of the pledges.
Charles Krauthammer is a very bright guy who is nearly always right on the issues, but his argument that a Le Pen victory in the French presidential election would be a disaster for Europe is utterly wrong-headed. France, he said on Fox News last week, is the lynchpin of modern Europe and is necessary to prevent a return to the sort of nationalism that plagued the continent during the last century.
China's Belt and Road Initiative is an important project with great economic impetus and geopolitical developmental potential, Polish President Andrzej Duda said Tuesday. Addressing the Polish-Chinese international conference in Opole, southwest Poland, Duda said in a letter: "The evolving debate concerning the Belt and Road Initiative is a proof that Poland appreciates the meaning of this project and is very interested in it."
All humans are important, but none more so than those who bear witness to the atrocities humans commit against each other, because their testimony warns us of the bestial traits in ourselves. One such witness died on Sunday at the age of 96, Hella Schuepper Rufeisen, one of the last survivors of the Warsaw Ghetto Jewish combat organization headed by Mordechai Anielewicz.
Speaking on Monday at the March of the Living, Education Minister Naftali Bennett spoke of the importance of ensuring that the Holocaust does not become forgotten, distorted or erased. O God, keep not Thou silence; hold not Thy peace, and be not still, O God.'