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Stories with place: Warsaw
  • Frontex to beef up EU border control in biggest ever push 
    Updated: Oct-05-15 8:29 am

    WARSAW, Poland - The European Union's border agency is seeking hundreds of additional border guards to help in the task of identifying migrants arriving in massive numbers in Europe, a spokeswoman said Monday.

  • 78 pianists in renowned Chopin competition in Poland 
    Updated: Oct-01-15 11:26 am

    WARSAW, Poland - Seventy-eight young pianists from 20 nations are taking part in the career-paving 17th International Frederic Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw, its director said on the opening day Thursday.

  • Polish painting looted by Nazis is found in Ohio, returned 
    Updated: Sep-30-15 12:16 pm

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - An Ohio man said he had no idea an 18th-century painting hanging in his home for over 20 years had been looted from a Polish museum by the Nazis during World War II.

  • Russian ambassador says he regrets words that offended Poles 
    Updated: Sep-28-15 10:30 am

    WARSAW, Poland - Russia's ambassador to Poland has partly backtracked from an accusation that Poland bears some blame for starting World War II because of its policies in the 1930s, words that outraged Poles.

  • Poland reburies WWII heroes who were slain by communists story has photos
    Updated: Sep-27-15 12:24 pm

    WARSAW, Poland - Poland's highest state officials on Sunday reburied the remains of 35 national heroes, men who fought the Germans during World War II only to be killed after the war by a new communist leadership that felt threatened by their patriotism.

  • Poland's pro-defense forces hold first nationwide rally story has photos
    Updated: Sep-17-15 2:02 pm

    WARSAW, Poland - Hundreds of members of pro-defense forces marched in downtown Warsaw on Thursday to show their readiness to defend Poland if needed, amid concerns over the conflict in neighboring Ukraine and Russia's role in it.