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The Waugh Zone February 5, 2016

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday February 5, 2016… 1) POLE POSITION As part of his mammoth bid to win more EU Ai...

British Teens To Stand Trial Over Alleged Theft From Auschwitz

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 31.12.2015 | UK

Two British schoolchildren accused of stealing items from Auschwitz will stand trial, it has been announced. Two teenagers from Perse School, in Ca...

Cyclist Was Incredibly Lucky To Survive This Train Collision

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK

This video shows the shocking moment a cyclist is knocked down by a fast-moving train and survives. The 26-year-old man was cycling in the Polish c...

Experts Find Nazi Tunnel, But No Sign Of That Gold 'Ghost' Train

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK

The world went wild this year over reports of a secret Nazi train laden with gold and hidden in Poland. But in a blow to those searching for the tr...

Migration Crisis Could Make Britons Think 'Get Me Out Of Here' On EU, Cameron Warns

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK

David Cameron has warned that the European migration crisis could push the UK into leaving the European Union. The prime minister, who was in Polan...

Wrocław, Capital of Culture?

Neil Gregor | Posted 30.11.2015 | UK Politics
Neil Gregor

I have just returned from an enjoyable week in Wrocław, where I was advancing a research project on provincial cultural life in the Third Reich by ex...

Ukip HQ Reopens As Advice Centre For Polish Migrants

The Huffington Post UK | Owen Bennett | Posted 19.11.2015 | UK Politics

In true you-couldn’t-make-it-up news, an office used by Ukip as a campaigning hub has reopened – as an advice centre for Polish people. The bui...

Explosive Experts To Investigate Nazi Gold Train

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK

Polish military leaders sent explosive experts to investigate a site near the town of Walbrzych on Tuesday, reportedly scene of a missing Nazi train p...

You Know London's Too Expensive When It's Cheaper To Commute From Poland

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education

If we needed a sign that London is definitely too expensive for normal people to live in, this is it. A Goldsmiths student finds it more cost-effe...

Deathbed Confession Leads To Discovery Of 'Nazi Gold Train'

AP/The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK

A deathbed confession led two men to discover a Nazi gold train has been missing since the end of the Second World War. Speaking on Friday, a Polish o...

Polish Government To Hold Press Conference On 'Discovery Of Nazi Gold Train

AP/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK

The Polish government has launched an investigation into the existence of a Nazi treasure train, with a leading cultural official admitting on Thursda...

These Eerie WWII Relics Are Being Unearthed By Poland's Drought

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK

The recent drought in Poland has revealed an astonishing array of artefacts from the World War Two. A Soviet fighter-bomber plane, still containing...

Sarah Ann Harris

Holocaust Survivor 'Couldn't Hold Back Tears' For European Migrants

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK

Ben Helfgott arrived in the UK 70 years ago today, orphaned by the Holocaust and far from his native home in Poland. Aged just 15, Helfgott’s sho...

Cameron's Renegotiation Plans: The View From Warsaw

Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK Politics
Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska

If Cameron, on the other hand, can focus on improving the EU for everyone, whether in Western or Central Europe, he may be able to get the support he needs from Warsaw, no matter which party forms the next government.

75th Anniversary of a Remarkable Escape From German Panzers

Michael Moszynski | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK
Michael Moszynski

My father was a Polish Cavalry Officer who was working in Paris when Germany invaded Poland. He joined the 10th Polish Mechanised Cavalry Brigade in France and when France was invaded in 1940 his Brigade was ordered to protect the French Sixth Army near Dijon.

Mr Cameron's Eastern European Problem

Andra Orasanu | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Andra Orasanu

When discussing the limits of free movement, the Prime Minister might want to focus less on the benefit-scrounging genes common to all Eastern Europeans. Instead, he could be constructive and empathise with the toll emigration takes on sending countries - skills shortages, social problems, or the €3bn Romania has lost training doctors that end up abroad.

Police Hunt Man Who Climbed Into Zoo Enclosure And ATTACKED Bear

Huffington Post UK/ AP | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK

Police are searching for a man who was photographed striding into a zoo’s bear pit and hitting the animal. These images were posted to photo sha...

A Polish Prince Just Challenged Nigel Farage To A Real, Actual Duel

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK Comedy

Well, here's one to file under 'This General Election Just Got A WHOLE LOT More Interesting'... Step forward, Prince Janek Żyliński. For you may ...

This Is The Liquid That Can Stop Bullets

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK Tech

Scientists have developed a non-Newtonian liquid so effective that when implemented into body armour, can not only stop a bullet, but prevent the shoc...

Putin Talks About 'Apocalyptic' All-Out War With Ukraine

AP/The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK

Vladimir Putin has dismissed the prospect of an all-out war between Russia and Ukraine, describing the "apocalyptic scenario" as "unlikely". Speak...

Britain's EU Exit 'Would Spell Disaster For Poland'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Politics

If Britain pulls out of the European Union it would spell disaster for countries like Poland, the country's ambassador has warned. Witold Sobkow, ...

'The Intense Humming Of Evil' - Experiencing Auschwitz

Kris Griffiths | Posted 29.03.2015 | UK
Kris Griffiths

After reading and watching so much about it over the years it doesn't feel real until you're physically there, amid the bleak smokestacks and barbed-wire fences sprawled over hundreds of acres of barren land.

Let Us Never Forget the Victims of Nazi Persecution

Witold Sobków | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK Politics
Witold Sobków

The Holocaust was a genocide, a systematic, bureaucratic, state-sponsored persecution and murder of Jews by the Nazi regime and its collaborators. As President Shimon Peres has said, it was "the greatest darkness that mankind has known". Jews were abandoned by humanity. But there were human beings who were sensitive to this tragedy...

Louise Ridley

Gays, Gypsies And Priests: The Forgotten Victims Of The Holocaust

HuffingtonPost.com | Louise Ridley | Posted 25.01.2016 | UK

This article was first released in 2015 but has been republished to mark Holocaust Memorial Day on 27 January 2016 Six million Jewish people ...

'The Imitation Game' - Success Has Many Fathers...

Witold Sobków | Posted 21.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Witold Sobków

I congratulate the British film industry on The Imitation Game - another outstanding, world-class production... I cannot help but feel disappointed that the Polish contribution to breaking the Enigma code was not more prominently highlighted. Marian Rejewski, Jerzy Różycki and Henryk Zygalski, three brilliant Polish mathematicians, must be credited with the first breaking of the Enigma codes.