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Poland: Country in Central Europe
Poland, officially the Republic of Poland, is a country in Central Europe. It is divided into 16 administrative provinces called voivodeships, covering an area of 312,696 km2 (120,733 sq mi). Poland has a population of over 38 million and is the fifth-most populous member state of the European Union. Warsaw is the nation's capital and largest metropolis. Other major cities include Kraków, Wrocław, Łódź, Poznań, Gdańsk, and Szczecin.

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Missile blast in Poland: Experts arrive to conduct investigation [Video]

Missile blast in Poland: Experts arrive to conduct investigation

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Ukraine's access to missile probe requires 'legal basis', says Polish president [Video]

Ukraine's access to missile probe requires 'legal basis', says Polish president

At a press conference in Przewodow, Poland, where a missile killed two people on Tuesday, Polish President Andrzej Duda said.

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Ukraine Says It Was Not Behind Poland Missile Strike [Video]

Ukraine Says It Was Not Behind Poland Missile Strike

Ukraine Says It Was , Not Behind Poland Missile Strike. On Nov. 15, two people in the Polish village of Przewodow were killed by a Russian-made missile amid Putin's barrage of Ukrainian energy..

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'Nobody cared about her life': family of Polish abortion ban victim speak out [Video]

'Nobody cared about her life': family of Polish abortion ban victim speak out

Thousands took to the streets to protest the victim of Poland's near-total abortion ban, which was approved in October 2020.

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Watch: Aerial footage of Tuesday's deadly missile blast in Poland [Video]

Watch: Aerial footage of Tuesday's deadly missile blast in Poland

Ukraine's leader Volodymyr Zelenskyy has blamed Russia, but the US and NATO have supported Warsaw's assessment that the missile was probably fired accidentally by Ukraine.

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Zelensky says missile that hit Poland is Russian [Video]

Zelensky says missile that hit Poland is Russian

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Ukraine war: Kyiv and allies differ on cause of Poland blast but agree Russia responsible [Video]

Ukraine war: Kyiv and allies differ on cause of Poland blast but agree Russia responsible

President Zelenskyy insists a Russian missile hit a Polish village on Tuesday, despite NATO's conclusion that the origin was Ukrainian air defence -- but all say Russia bears ultimate responsibility.

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US Ambo to NATO insists good relationship with Ukraine [Video]

US Ambo to NATO insists good relationship with Ukraine

The US Ambassador to NATO Julianne Smith says exclusively to Channel 4 News that NATO continues to be in "close consultation" with Kyiv and insists that President Zelensky had a "good conversation"..

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Poland explosion shows Ukraine war is 'dangerously close' to NATO borders - expert [Video]

Poland explosion shows Ukraine war is 'dangerously close' to NATO borders - expert

The explosion was likely caused by Ukrainian air defence, NATO says, emphasising that Russia bears the "ultimate responsibility" for the incident that killed two people.

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Poland blast: Escalation fears eased as NATO says missile not Russian [Video]

Poland blast: Escalation fears eased as NATO says missile not Russian

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Poland Says Missile That Killed 2 Was Likely Fired by Ukraine Against Russian Attack [Video]

Poland Says Missile That Killed 2 Was Likely Fired by Ukraine Against Russian Attack

Poland Says Missile That Killed 2 Was Likely , Fired by Ukraine Against Russian Attack. CNN reports that on Nov. 15, Russia hit Ukraine with its biggest missile attack in over a month, targeting power..

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Poland hit by missile strike; NATO mulls invoking Art. 5 | Oneindia News*Explainer [Video]

Poland hit by missile strike; NATO mulls invoking Art. 5 | Oneindia News*Explainer

In what could potentially be a very significant escalation in the context of Russia-Ukraine war, 2 people have been reported to be killed after what appears to be ‘Russian-made’ missiles… hit an..

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REPLAY - NATO's Stoltenberg: Poland blast likely caused by Ukrainian missile [Video]

REPLAY - NATO's Stoltenberg: Poland blast likely caused by Ukrainian missile

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Poland: No indication of 'deliberate attack' by Russia [Video]

Poland: No indication of 'deliberate attack' by Russia

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Russia says missile strike in Poland caused by Ukrainian air defence [Video]

Russia says missile strike in Poland caused by Ukrainian air defence

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REPLAY - ‘Solidarity with Poland’: Macron speaks at G20 summit [Video]

REPLAY - ‘Solidarity with Poland’: Macron speaks at G20 summit

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Poland missile strike: Macron avoidsblame game [Video]

Poland missile strike: Macron avoidsblame game

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NATO holds emergency meeting on Poland missile strike [Video]

NATO holds emergency meeting on Poland missile strike

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Poland blast caused by missile fired by Ukrainian forces | Oneindia News *International [Video]

Poland blast caused by missile fired by Ukrainian forces | Oneindia News *International

Initial findings have suggested that missile that hit Poland was fired by Ukrainian forces at an incoming Russian missile, the US officials said, news agency AP reported. Poland said early on Wednesday..

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Poland blast: Biden says missile that killed two may not have come from Russia [Video]

Poland blast: Biden says missile that killed two may not have come from Russia

Follow Wednesday's developments and reaction after a projectile struck a village inside Poland near the border with Ukraine.

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Massive Russian Missile Strike On Ukraine Reportedly Crossed into Poland [Video]

Massive Russian Missile Strike On Ukraine Reportedly Crossed into Poland

Massive Russian , Missile Strike On Ukraine, Reportedly Crossed into Poland . On November 15, Russian forces pounded Ukrainian energy facilities with its most significant barrage of missiles..

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EU democracy is under attack by mercenary spyware, claims new report [Video]

EU democracy is under attack by mercenary spyware, claims new report

Illegal cases of spyware use have been detected in Poland, Hungary, Greece and Spain, raising concerns about privacy rights and press freedom.

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Migrants hoping to reach EU not deterred by new Polish border wall [Video]

Migrants hoping to reach EU not deterred by new Polish border wall

Migrants are still attempting to cross into Poland through its border with Belarus, despite the construction of a border wall.

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WATCH: Poland constructs a fence on its Russian border [Video]

WATCH: Poland constructs a fence on its Russian border

Poland starts the construction of a temporary fence along its 210KM long land border with the Russian enclave of Kaliningrad. Polish Defence Minister, Mariusz Blaszczak, announced the decision amid..

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Poles light up cemeteries for All Saint’s Day [Video]

Poles light up cemeteries for All Saint’s Day

Thousands of Poles visited cemeteries to remember their deceased relatives and friends on All Saints' Day, a national holiday in Poland.

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