Poland

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 13th, 2013
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By: Aaron Niles Ryerson University held an event on Monday honouring both Holocaust Remembrance Day and Rwanda Genocide Memorial Day. Presented by the Azrieli Foundation, a Jewish philanthropy organization,”Write to Heal” brought survivors of the Holocaust and the Rwandan genocide to speak about thei...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Jul 6th, 2012
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Reports in England this morning suggest that Arsenal will try to land Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Lewnadowski in an attempt to plug in the hole about to be left by Robin Van Persie, whose refusal to sign a new deal at the Emirates ought to now pave the way for his exit. Lewandowski was top [&hel...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 16th, 2012
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Tomas Rosicky has warned the Czech Republic they will slip up in the face of fervent Polish pressure if they play for a draw. The Arsenal man believes he is fit to face the co-hosts on Saturday night, when a point will be good enough to eliminate their opponents and grab second place in Group [&helli...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jun 13th, 2012
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Nikolai MALISHEVSKI Part I Contrary to the claims circulating in the Polish media, mass executions of Russian prisoners of war in Poland in 1919-1920 are not a propaganda myth. One of the earlies accounts of the massacres can be found in “Jak to było w armii austriackiej (How it was in the Aust...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jun 13th, 2012
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Nikolai MALISHEVSKI Last spring, the European Court of Human Rights issued a landmark decision that Russia was not guilty of the massacre of Polish soldiers and officers in Katyn. Apart from relatively minor aspects, Warsaw lost the case which was central to its historical agenda, but, unfairly, the ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 12th, 2012
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Some of Poland and Russia’s supporters traded blows on the streets and brought shame on their nations, yet the football teams those thugs follow at least salvaged something positive from the evening. This was a brilliant, breathtaking game of football played in unrelenting noise from those supporters...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 4th, 2012
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Team: Poland Nickname: The White Eagles Rankings: FIFA (65), ELO (39), SPI (36) Odds: 58-1 Euro History: Qualified (2008) Last Five Tournaments:DNQ – GS – GS – DNQ – DNQ History: Polish soccer hit its apex in the 1970s and early 1980s. They reached the World Cup semifinals in 1974 and 1982. They also...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
May 31st, 2012
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Mario Balotelli might be considered mad by some, but he finally talked a bit of sense yesterday. The topic of racism has become hotter than a UAE summer as we get closer to the start of the European Championship finals. It used to be almost taboo to talk about it in football, but modern times [&helli...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
May 22nd, 2012
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It is a trophy which football fans up and down the country hope to see raised by English players come the end of this summer’s European Championships. But at an event in Ukraine yesterday, a group of women unexpectedly got their hands on the prestigious Euro 2012 trophy. Topless activists from ...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 15th, 2012
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When compared with the plans and pledges of recent summits, NATO’s goals for its upcoming summit in Chicagoseem small, even trivial. Let’s start with this year’s summit agenda. The over-arching theme is NATO’s new “Smart Defense” program. NATO describes Smart Defense as “a renewed culture of cooperat...