Polonya, Belarus sınırı

Poland completes border wall to keep asylum seekers out

Poland has completed construction on a new 186-kilometre border wall in an attempt to deter migrants entering from Belarus. Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and top security officials visited the border area on Thursday to mark the completion of a new 5.5-metre-high steel wall. Poland is also set to lift a state of emergency on Friday that […]

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Country: Poland
Source: TRT , Aljazeera



Polonya sınırı göçmen duvarı

Poland starts construction on new border wall

Polish contractors have begun work on a $407-million (€353-million) wall along the Belarus border aimed at deterring migrant crossings following a crisis in the area last year. The 5.5-metre high wall will run along 186 kilometres of the border – almost half the total length – and is to be completed in June, according to […]

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Country: Poland





Poland blocks immigration at the border

Almost 6,000 Polish soldiers are now guarding the country’s border with Belarus in stepped up security measures in the face of a surge in migration, the defence minister said on Tuesday. The deployment of fresh troops marks a significant expansion of the military presence on the border as only on Saturday Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak […]

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Country: Poland
Source: , Euronews



Polonya sınırında olağanüstü hal

Migrants at the Belarusian border suffer

Poland’s President Andrzej Duda said on Tuesday he would request the extension of a state of emergency along Poland’s border with Belarus for a further 60 days due to a surge in migration that Warsaw blames on Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko. Poland and fellow European Union states Lithuania and Latvia have reported sharp increases in […]

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Country: Poland
Source: , Reuters




Over 5,700 hate crimes reported in 2018: Report

More than 5,700 hate crimes were reported last year in the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) region, a report said on Nov. 15. The Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) published its 2018 hate crime data, reporting 5,735 incidents. “On the International Day for Tolerance, this is our contribution to […]

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Country: Poland
Source: AA , Daily News



Front page of Polish paper runs piece on “how to spot a Jew”

A right-wing newspaper with national distribution in Poland ran on its front page an article that instructs readers on “how to recognize a Jew.” The Polish-language weekly, Tylko Polska, or “Only Poland,” lists on its front page “Names, anthropological features, expressions, appearances, character traits, methods of operation” and “disinformation activities.” The page also features a […]

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Country: Poland
Source: Euro News , Haaretz




Senior Polish politician in anti-Semitic rant: ‘The Jews are not humans, they are animals!’

The growing trend of anti-Semitic outbursts among leading Polish politicians and public figures reached new heights this week, when a close ally of the country’s deputy prime minister took to social media to denounce Jews as “animals.” “Żydzi to nie ludzie to zwierzęta!” – “The Jews are not humans, they are animals!” – an enraged Kazimierz […]

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Country: Poland
Source: Algemeiner , ABC Gazetesi



Poland to freeze law returning stolen property to Jewish survivors

The Polish government has decided to “re-examine” a draft bill to compensate Holocaust survivors for property confiscated from Jews during World War 2, Ynet reported, citing the World Jewish Restitution Organization (WJRO), which expressed a concern that the Polish Justice Ministry would slip the bill into cold storage for the foreseeable future. WJRO chairman Gideon […]

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Country: Poland
Source: Jewish Press



Poland to vote on law limiting kosher slaughter prompting Jewish backlash

Poland’s government has proposed a new law that would limit kosher slaughter, in a move that has provoked a global outcry from the Jewish community. The animal welfare bill will seek to impose significant limits on the technique and would enforce “restrictions on exporting kosher meat from Poland, which would affect a very large part of the Jewish communities in Europe”, […]

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Country: Poland
Source: The Independent



Polish president signs bill giving jail time for implicating Poland In the Holocaust

Polish president President Andrzej Duda signed a bill on Tuesday that authorizes jail time for people convicted of suggesting the country was complicit in the Holocaust. Poland is the location of several former concentration campus, including Auschwitz-Birkenau, where 1 million people — almost all of them Jews — were systematically killed in World War II. […]

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Country: Poland
Source: NPR