Poland

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Group.png Poland   History Commons Sourcewatch Spartacus WikiquoteRdf-icon.png
EU-Poland.svg
Flag of Poland.svg
Parent organization Citibank
Capital city
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Warsaw|“Warsaw”]]
Location Europe
Leader President Of Poland
Andrzej Duda portrait.jpg
Incumbent: Andrzej Duda
Since 6 August 2015
Type nation state
Member of NATO, OECD

History

The country was invaded by Nazi Germany in 1939, which started World War II.

War Reparations

In 2017, Poland's national conservative government party PiS, has set up a parliamentary committee to determine the amount Poland claims is owed by Germany due to World War II.[1]

Torture of Abu Zubaydah

Poland allowed the CIA to hold and torture Abu Zubaydah on its territory in 2002–2003. As a result of this, on July 24, 2014 the European Court of Human Rights ordered the Polish government to pay Zubaydah €100,000 in damages and €30,000 to cover his costs.[2]

 

Ambassadors to Poland

Nation stateStart
UK/Ambassador to Poland
US/Ambassador to Poland16 April 1919
 

Event

EventDate
A New Initiative for Poland: A Future Leader in Securing the Fourth Industrial Revolution16 January 2019 - 17 January 2019
 

Groups Headquartered Here

A Group Headquartered Here
Bank Zachodni WBK
University of Wrocław
Wrocław University of Economics
 

Citizens of Poland on Wikispooks

TitleBornDiedDescription
Anne Applebaum25 July 1964
David Ben-Gurion16 October 18861 December 1973
Andrzej Duda16 May 1972
Greg Hajdarowicz27 October 1965
Michael Heilperin1909
Aleksander Kwaśniewski15 November 1954
Melvin Lasky20 January 192019 May 2004
Józef Retinger17 April 188812 June 1960
Joseph Rotblat4 November 190831 August 2005
Sławomir Sikora
Jacek Szwajcowski1964Big pharma exec
Karol Wojtyła18 May 19202 April 2005Pope John Paul II


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