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Human Rights Watchdog voices concerns over new Polish police powers

A delegation from the European Commission for Democracy through Law is set to visit Warsaw after the Polish government adopted a law granting greater police oversight...

Russian helicopters reportedly violate Polish airspace near Kaliningrad

Russian helicopters allegedly violated Polish airspace last week, according to a Polish publication. The incident occurred near the exclave of Kaliningrad on the Baltic...

MEPs scold Poland over constitutional crisis

MEPs have voted on a non-binding resolution criticising the ruling Law and Justice Party for interfering with Poland’s Constitutional Tribunal. The resolution passed 513 to...

U.S. Military announces increase in troops for Eastern Europe

The U.S. Military will step up patrols in Eastern Europe to counter “an aggressive Russia”, The U.S. Department of Defense has said. The increase comes...

Poland revokes pledge to accept refugees after Brussels attacks

Prime Minister Beata Szydło has stated that Poland will not take any refugees, a day after the terror attacks on Brussels. In January, Szydło announced that 400...

NATO Missile Defense: what is it, and why is it so...

NATO is pushing ahead with missile defense sites across Eastern Europe - but what does it protect against, and why has it been so controversial?

Poland willing to accept worker benefit restrictions for NATO bases

Poland has expressed that it could accept restrictions on migrant benefits in return for permanent NATO bases and troops in the country.