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US Vice President Mike Pence makes his first Auschwitz visit

Feb. 15, 2019 3:11 PM EST

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited the memorial site of Auschwitz on Friday along with the Polish president and Jared Kushner, the son-in-law of President Donald Trump, viewing a train car, crematoriums and the hair of victims that make it such a powerful testament to the evil...

The Latest: Israeli leader hopes to rally Arabs against Iran

Feb. 13, 2019 1:34 PM EST

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the international conference on the Middle East (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Israel's prime minister says he plans on working with Arab countries at a U.S.-backed Mideast conference in Warsaw to focus on the "common interest of war with Iran." Benjamin Netanyahu spoke to...

Car hits Polish policeman, rams into presidential palace

Jan. 22, 2019 12:28 PM EST

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A car driving the wrong way down a street struck a policeman near the Polish president's headquarters Tuesday before speeding off and ramming into a metal barrier protecting the driveway of the building, officials said. A man was detained at the scene. President Andrzej Duda said it...

Archbishop calls for unity at slain Polish mayor's funeral

Jan. 19, 2019 2:57 PM EST

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Catholic archbishop and other speakers at the funeral Saturday of slain Gdansk Mayor Pawel Adamowicz urged an end to the political and social divisions in Poland, targeting some of their comments at the country's ruling right-wing party. Top Polish and European officials and...