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By Sławomir Sierakowski - Nov 19,2022
WARSAW — The rocket strike that killed two Poles near their country’s border with Ukraine on November 15 proved to be a test not so much of defence policy as of the information policy of Poland, Ukraine and NATO. Only the Americans passed.
By Sławomir Sierakowski - Oct 20,2022
WARSAW  —  Immediately after World War II, the Paris-exiled Polish intellectual Jerzy Giedroyc (of Lithuanian origins, born in Minsk) coined a phrase that would come to define Poland’s foreign policy toward its eastern neighbours: “There will be no independent Poland wi
By Sławomir Sierakowski - Sep 24,2022
 WARSAW  —  Ever since Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, Poland has received daily threats from Russian propagandists that it will be next.
By Sławomir Sierakowski - Aug 18,2022
WARSAW  —  As the war in Ukraine rages on, the stability of neighbouring Belarus, which has been backing the Russian invasion, appears to be fracturing.
By Sławomir Sierakowski - May 07,2022
BERLIN — After a prolonged pregnancy, Germany finally delivered its decision to send heavy weaponry to Ukraine. But the baby was stillborn: The Gepard (Cheetah) anti-aircraft tanks that Germany is offering are antiques that lack ammunition.
By Sławomir Sierakowski - Mar 22,2022
WARSAW  —  When US President Joe Biden comes to Poland on March 25, he may decide to visit the main hall of the Warsaw Central Railway Station, which is just across the street from the Marriott where American leaders usually stay.
By Sławomir Sierakowski - Nov 21,2021
WARSAW — Poland’s ruling Law and Justice (PiS) Party knew well what to expect from Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko before he started funnelling refugees from the Middle East to the Polish border. Belarusian authorities had already done it to Lithuania and Latvia.
By Sławomir Sierakowski - Oct 19,2021
WARSAW — After the Soviet Union collapsed, Poland’s greatest dream was to join the European Union and NATO.
By Sławomir Sierakowski - Sep 04,2021
WARSAW — The humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan has already deepened conflicts elsewhere, including Europe, where a confrontation is escalating between Belarus and its European Union neighbours: Poland, Lithuania and Latvia.Even before the meltdown in Kabul, Belarusian President
By Sławomir Sierakowski - Aug 14,2021
WARSAW — In July, Donald Tusk, the former European Council president who previously served as Poland’s prime minister from 2007 to 2014, returned to Polish politics.

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