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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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May 20, 2013 - Financial Times

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Mar 22, 2013 - Financial Times

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Mar 01, 2013 - Financial Times

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Feb 28, 2013 - Financial Times

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Articles About Poland

A golden ring inscriptioned in Hebrew is shown after being discovered in the perimeter of a Nazi death camp in Sobibor September 18, 2014.
Nazi Chambers That Gassed 250,000 Found In Poland's Sobibor

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Holocaust experts have discovered Sibibor gas chamber death camps. (11:46 am)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, GERMANY

Maria Sharapova of Russia hits a return during her women's singles tennis match against Angelique Kerber of Germany at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London July 1, 2014.
Maria Sharapova Back On Court, Started Training As Soon As She Arrived In Wuhan

By IBTimes AU

Maria Sharapova has arrived in China for the inaugural Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open. (9:58 am)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GERMANY, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, COURT, RUSSIA

Members Of Ukrainian Police Special Task Force 'Sich' Take Part In A Drill At Their Base In Slaviansk
Ukraine Crisis: Poland Denies Supplying Weapons To Kiev

By IBTimes AU

Tomasz Siemoniak, Polish defence minister, denied Poland will supply Ukraine with modern weapons. (Sep 16)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, RUSSIA, UKRAINE

Russia's President Putin addresses audience in Ulan Bator
EU Slaps New Sanctions On Russia: Makes Ukraine Peace A Condition For Review

By IBTimes AU

When EU itself is reeling under an economic slowdown, how far this will deter Russia needs to be seen (Sep 09)

MORE TOPICS: EUROPEAN UNION, RUSSIA, DMITRY MEDVEDEV, UKRAINE

Serena Williams of the U.S. embraces her trophy after defeating Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark
Serena Williams’ Domination of Women’s Tennis: Breaking Down The American’s 18 Grand Slam Titles

By IBTimes AU

Serena Williams crashed into the tennis scene as an 18-year-old hotshot 15 years ago winning the 1999 US Open against tennis legend Martina Hingis in the championship round of the Grand Slam in New York. (Sep 08)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, AUSTRALIA, RUSSIA, NEW YORK

Pro-Russian armed men stand at the entrance to the regional government headquarters in Luhansk, eastern Ukraine, April 30, 2014.
Ukraine: Ceasefire Looks Fragile As Clashes Intensify on Sunday

By IBTimes AU

It may take some more time to see the opportunities inherent in the ceasefire. (Sep 08)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, RUSSIA, UKRAINE

A Sales Assistant Holding Samsung Electronics' Galaxy 5 Smartphone And Apple Inc's iPhone 5 Smartphone Poses For Photographs At A Store In Seoul
Huawei Unveils Ascend G7 With a Metallic Finish: Price and Specifications

By IBTimes AU

The IFA Berlin 2014 nearing new devices are being launched. The mid range Smartphone Ascend G7 is just launched by Huawei that sports a metal finish. (Sep 05)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, GOLD, GERMANY, MEXICO, SOUTH AFRICA, SMARTPHONE

Gas tanks are pictured at Austria's largest natural gas import and distribution station in Baumgarten May 2, 2014.
Ukraine Crisis: War-torn Country Receives Much Needed Essential Gas Supply from Slovak Pipeline

By IBTimes AU

Ukraine has received a tangible form of help from the European Union when Slovakia finally opened a pipeline to deliver much needed essential gas to the war-torn country. (Sep 04)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, EUROPEAN UNION, RUSSIA, UKRAINE

Russia's President Vladimir Putin talks to reporters during a meeting in Brasilia July 16, 2014
Russia Warns NATO That It Will Beef Up The Military Doctrine To Face Rapid Action Threat

By IBTimes AU

The concerns of Russia need to be addressed by EU and must engage it in spite of Ukraine. (Sep 03)

MORE TOPICS: NUCLEAR WEAPONS, RUSSIA, NEW YORK, UKRAINE

Russian President Vladimir Putin makes a televised statement
Putin To Sweep Kiev With Nuclear Weapon Not Seen Since World War 2

By IBTimes AU

Vladimir Putin had allegedly boasts that he could take Kiev in two weeks if he wants to. (Sep 03)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, RUSSIA, UKRAINE