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Poland

Poland, officially the Republic of Poland, is a country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west; the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south; Ukraine, Belarus and Lithuania to the east; and the Baltic Sea and Kaliningrad Oblast, a Russian exclave, to the north. The total area of Poland is 312,679 square kilometres making it the 69th largest country in the world and the 9th largest in Europe. Poland has a population of over 38 million people, which makes it the 34th most populous country in the world and one of the most populous members of the European Union.

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Articles About Poland

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen speaks during a news conference at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels
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By IBTimes AU

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2014 FIBA World Cup Preview: Iran

By IBTimes AU

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United States center DeMarcus Cousins controls the ball against Puerto Rico center Ramon Clemente
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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

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Roger Federer of Switzerland acknowledges spectators after winning his men's singles match against Diego Sebastian Schwartzman of Argentina at the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris May 28, 2014.    REUTERS/Jean-Paul
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By IBTimes AU

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Aug 6, 2014; Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Jelena Jankovic (SRB) serves against Sloane Stephens (USA) on day three of the Rogers Cup tennis tournament at Uniprix Stadium.
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By IBTimes AU

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LNG facility in Poland
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By IBTimes AU

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Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after breaking serve against Novak Djokovic of Serbia during his men's singles finals tennis match on Centre Court at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London July 6, 2014.
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By IBTimes AU

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Ana Ivanovic Back in Top 10 of Women’s Tennis Rankings

By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

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