12 hrs ago
The Washington Post
Putin Opens Up Europe's Energy Fault Line Along Oder-Neisse
Vladimir Putin's play to wrest control of Ukraine is accentuating divisions in the European Union over how to balance climate and energy policies, driving a wedge between Germany and its eastern neighbor Poland.
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16 hrs ago
France denies EU membership perspective to Kyiv
At last week's emergency summit on Ukraine, France sought to maintain a careful balancing act, refusing to make false promises to Kyiv, while not hesitating to threaten Moscow with sanctions, EurActiv.fr reports .
20 hrs ago
Odds on Britain leaving EU shift again
Kiev has appealed for Western help to stop Moscow annexing Crimea, where a referendum on joining Russia will be held on Sunday.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Canadian Business Magazine
Poland's government drafts law to support shale gas exploration and limit dependence on Russia
Poland's government has adopted a draft law designed to speed up shale gas exploration and reduce dependence on Russian supplies, the prime minister said Tuesday.
Sofia News Agency
Polish PM Warns against Germany's Gas Dependence
Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk said on Monday that "German dependence on Russian gas could effectively limit European sovereignty".
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Germany's dependence on Russian gas poses risks for Europe - Polish PM
Poland's prime minister said on Monday he would ask Chancellor Angela Merkel to work to reduce German and European dependence on Russian gas to avert "potential aggressive steps by Russia in the future".
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Poland's conservative opposition party PiS leads opinion poll
Poland's main opposition party, the conservative Law and Justice , is the most popular among voters, with the ruling Civic Platform five percentage points behind, a poll by TNS Polska showed on Sunday.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
EU gets tougher on Russia, but is Germany putting brakes on stronger sanctions?
Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk, French President Francois Hollande, British Prime Minister David Cameron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi speak with each other during a meeting at an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, March 6, 2014.
Poland Watching Putin Puts Euro Option Back in Play: Currencies
The crisis in Ukraine is putting the question of Poland's accession to the euro back on the agenda as the military standoff stirs memories of the Cold War .
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Thanh Nein News
Russia urged to ease Crimea crisis under sanctions threat
The U.S. and European Union put Russian President Vladimir Putin on notice that they will be united on imposing sanctions if he's unwilling to defuse the Ukraine crisis and pursue a negotiated solution.
Poland emerges as European power player during Crimean crisis
Poland's Prime Minister Donald Tusk, left, and France's President Francois Hollande speak during a meeting to discuss the situation in Ukraine at the European Union Council Building on March 6 in Brussels, Belgium.
The Beaumont Enterprise
EU leaders to slap initial sanctions on Russia
Ukraine's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk waves as he arrives for an EU summit at the EU Council building in Brussels on Thursday, March 6, 2014.
Donald Tusk: Association agreement must be signed urgently
"I propose the urgent signing of the association agreement. There is a chance. But the opposition will be strong," he said.
Asbury Park Press
EU leaders weighing sanctions against Russia
Russia will face sanctions over its military incursion in Ukraine's Crimean peninsula unless it withdraws its troops or engages in credible talks to defuse the situation, European leaders said Thursday.
Poland's fear of 'the Russian Bear'
Poland, which borders Russia and Ukraine, played an active role in the deal that ended the violent conflict in Ukraine.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Kyiv Becomes an Armed Camp, Investors Cool on Russia
The death toll in clashes in Ukraine's capital has inched upward as violence broke out again this morning, with some on the scene and abroad warning of a grave escalation.
Czech prime minister Bohuslav Sobotka makes first Polish visit
Czech prime minister Bohuslav Sobotka is making his first trip as premier to Poland on Wednesday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
A Rorschach Test in the East
The reaction to a crisis reveals character. This simple lesson from life is also applicable to international politics at a time when Central Europe must react to something it has not experienced in 25 years: the threat of war in a neighboring country.
Lincoln Daily News
Polish official in 'Heil Hitler' outburst quits party roles
A senior politician with Poland's ruling party accused of drunkenly shouting "Heil Hitler!" at a German customs officer apologized on Friday and stepped down as head of his party's group in the European parliament.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Crisis in Ukraine: UK's G8 plans put on hold
DAVID Cameron has ordered preparations for the G8 summit in the Russian Olympic city of Sochi to be put on hold after he said he was "gravely concerned" over the Ukraine crisis.