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On a historic date, let us 'be not afraid' of Vlad the Terrible
Will America stand up to Russia? Or will it stand by as so many nations did in Hitler's time? In this 1938 photo, Adolf Hitler saluted German troops as they paraded in Vienna.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
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Hampton by Hilton Coming to Jelenia Gora Poland
The three story, 118-guestroom hotel is due to open later this year under its Hampton by Hilton brand, joining 17 Hilton Worldwide hotels currently operating or under development in Poland.
'Mr. Peabody and Sherman': Lessons and laughter for Sherman and all of us
PG for some mild action and brief rude humor. Fox/Dreamworks Animation. 1:28. 2D and 3D : Fayette Mall, Frankfort, Georgetown, Hamburg, Movie Tavern, Nicholasville, Richmond, Woodhill.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Plaque honour sought for 'thorn' in Hitler's side
The remarkable story of how a Carrickfergus-born diplomat confronted the Nazis in Poland is soon to be told in his home town.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Academy pupils visit Auschwitz
Thirty four pupils from Years 12, 13 and 14, accompanied by Mr Brown, Mrs Hassard, Miss McClelland and Mr Erskine travelled to Krakow on Thursday February 13 and returned on Sunday February 16. Religious Studies at GCSE and A Level requires students to relate their academic study of Religion to other aspects of human experience and the visit ... (more)
A Personal History of Blood Libel in Poland
Some years ago, an obsession with Polish poetry led me to two ideas: First, that I should visit Poland, and second, that someone else should pay for it.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
COMMENTARY: Tracing roots prompted Ukraine trip
My dream for many years was to see where my grandparents had lived in the Ukraine.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
TWO students will represent Holyrood Academy on a trip to Auschwitz in Poland at the end of March.
The trip is organised through the national organisation, the Holocaust Educational Trust, which takes about 2,000 sixth-formers from around the country every year to the former concentration camp.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Amazon builds first logistics center in Poland
The cornerstone for the logistics center of Amazon, one of the world's biggest online shopping companies, was laid on Tuesday in Sady near Poznan, (central-western Poland.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Times of Israel
Israel disavows envoy's defense of Belarus political arrests
Israel's foreign ministry disavowed statements by its ambassador in Minsk, who compared political prisoners in Belarus to Palestinian stone throwers.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Seven reasons why everyone is in love with Legos right now
The Lego Movie focuses on Emmet , centre, who has to break out of comfortable daily routine to save Bricksburg.
LOT Offering Getaway To Poland Economy Fare Sale
These nonrefundable fares must be purchased by These fares can be booked by contacting a local travel agent, using LOT's state-of-the art mobile app, calling LOT at 789-0970 or visiting www.LOT.com .
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Valad Europe Completes $421M Refi of...
Valad Europe has completed a $421 million refinancing of its Valad Polish Retail Fund through three new loan facilities.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The Shocking Announcement About Jews and Auschwitz Made on a Train
Passengers on a train traveling in Belgium were shocked to hear an announcement over the speaker system telling Jews to disembark at Auschwitz and take a shower, local and Jewish media are reporting.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Turturro to appear at Washington Jewish Film Fest Mar. 8 for 'Fading Gigolo'
Writer-director-actor John Turturro and his newest film " Fading Gigolo ", starring Woody Allen, are the centerpiece of the popular Washington Jewish Film Festival Feb. 27-Mar. 9. Woody Allen -- newly controversial and newly celebrated with the Golden Globes' Cecil B. DeMille Award honoring lifetime achievement in film -- plays a failed NYC ... (more)