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Polish and Ukrainian medical staff united in providing health support to Ukraine’s refugees

It is mid-July, and the railway station in Rzeszów, Poland hardly resembles the hectic place it was in February and March this year when millions of Ukrainian refugees arrived, fleeing the war in their homeland. It is less crowded now, but you can still hear the Ukrainian language and find newcomers, mostly women and children, […]

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Science

Here’s Why House Cats Are Now Considered an ‘Invasive Alien Species’ in Poland

A Polish scientific institute has categorized domestic cats as an “invasive alien species.”  The Polish Academy of Sciences has defined the house cat (Felis catus) as “alien” as it was domesticated in the Middle East and has deemed cats as “invasive” due to the “negative influence of domestic cats on native biodiversity,” they explained in a […]

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‘Norwegian Dream’ wins Screen International best pitch award at Polish Days 2022

Leiv Igor Devold’s debut feature Norwegian Dream has received the Screen International Best Pitch Award as one of the works in progress presented at this year’s Polish Days, the industry event for the Wroclaw-based New Horizons International Film Festival (July 21-31).  The €1m Norway-Poland-Germany co-production by Spaett Film, Solo Film and Riva Film, is a […]

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Entertainment

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Too Old for Fairy Tales’ on Netflix, a Polish Family Comedy About a Gamer Kid and His Mom’s Cancer Battle

Netflix’s Too Old for Fairy Tales is a Polish comedy that wants to be about serious things without getting too serious about them. It plops a boy with a budding “career” in esports in a plot involving the goofy best pal, the girl he has a crush on, the mom with a serious ailment and […]

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Ukrainian, Polish defense ministers discuss arms supplies to Ukraine

Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov and his Polish counterpart Mariusz Blaszczak have discussed the necessary military aid to Ukraine from Poland. The Ministry of Defense of Ukraine said this in a statement posted on its website, Ukrinform reports. Reznikov thanked Poland and his Polish colleague for supporting Ukraine in its fight against the terrorist state […]

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Green Science Alliance Develops Eco-Friendly Nail Polish Formula

Green Science Alliance has developed a natural biomass biodegradable nail tip for eco-friendly faux nails–and now has a “nature biomass water-based nail polish available, in blue and pearl green. More color variations are in development.  The company is addressing environmental problems caused by plastic pollution, and aims to help solve it with its new nail products.  […]

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Polish PM: The green transition cannot come at the cost of European security

The writer is prime minister of Poland Russia’s brutal attack on Ukraine has cast a shadow over the dreams shared by hundreds of millions of Europeans of building a secure and prosperous future based on sustainable and equitable development. Regaining stability and achieving decent living conditions for the people of Europe now requires abandoning some […]

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Sports

Polish tennis star Iga Swiatek’s winning streak ends in defeat by France’s Alizé Cornet at Wimbledon

Swiatek, who lost to Cornet, 6-4 6-2, in the third round match, started slow in the opening set dropping the first three games before battling back and taking the next two. The two would split the next four games, but Cornet would eventually win the set. In the second set, momentum seemed to have shifted […]

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UK

Putin claims to have ‘killed 80 Polish fighters’ in horror warning to the NATO-country

RUSSIA has claimed to have carried out a “precision strike” that wiped out 80 Polish fighters in Donbas as tensions between Moscow and the NATO-member country reach boiling point. The reported losses come on the same day that Russian authorities claimed to have removed a Polish flag from a Smolensk memorial site commemorating the thousands […]

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Dolina Polish Folk Dancers join international concert to help Ukraine

MINNEAPOLIS — In order to support humanitarian efforts in Ukraine, more than 20 folk song and dance groups from around the world are holding an international concert in Minneapolis. During KARE 11 Saturday, Alina Jambor, the assistant director for the Dolina Polish Folk Dancers, talked about the concert and what attendees can expect. Editor’s Note: Watch […]