A viral gorilla selfie, controversial Easter celebrations in Poland, and more
A viral gorilla selfie, controversial Easter celebrations in Poland, and more.
Thousands mark Holocaust Remembrance Day with annual March of the living
The march took place in Poland where participants gathered at the Auschwitz death camp. Israelis marked the day with silence and warnings about rising anti-Semitism.
Poland's first openly gay mayor creates new party 'Spring'
"Spring" aims to offer a progressive alternative to the ruling right-wing Law and Order (PiS) and business-friendly Civic Platform (PO). Founder Robert Biedron was Poland's first openly gay mayor from 2014 to 2018.
Poland's forgotten victims of Nazism
Poland’s ruling party and a veterans' association demand that Polish victims of Auschwitz be better commemorated. They claim that non-Jewish victims are ignored due to the main focus on remembering the Holocaust.
Beyonce gets stuck midair during flying stage malfunction
The incident happened Saturday night in Poland during the Warsaw stop of her 'On The Run II Tour' with Jay-Z. A flying stage malfunctioned and became stuck 20 feet in the air. The mishap forced stage techs to fetch Beyonce and bring her back down on an ordinary ladder.
Building collapse in Poland
An apartment block collapsed in the western city of Poznan, killing four people and injuring 24 others, officials in Poland said.
Tillerson criticizes Russia over Syria weapon use
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Saturday the United States believed it was Russia's responsibility to curb Syria's use of chemical weapons. Speaking at a news conference in Poland, Tillerson stood by his earlier comments that the Russia-backed Syrian government may still be using chemical weapons against its own people following a suspected chlorine attack in a rebel enclave in Eastern Ghouta.
Decades after WW2, remains found at Nazi concentration camp
More than 70 years after the end of World War Two, Archaeologists at the Gross-Rosen camp in Poland have uncovered a mass grave.
Storm in Poland kills at least five, more than 30 injured
Falling trees killed at least five people, including two teenage girl scouts in Poland after a series of severe storms.