- Spy getting posthumous medal, 70 years after nomination Updated: May-26-16 5:47 pm
ARLINGTON, Virginia - A woman who was an American spy in post-World War II Poland is posthumously receiving the Legion of Merit, 70 years after her nomination.
- 3 Polish men held for planting explosive under police cars Updated: May-25-16 12:54 pm
WARSAW, Poland - Three men have been caught red-handed in Poland while planting homemade explosives under two police cars in Warsaw, officials said Wednesday.
- Poland starts chopping down beetle-infested trees in forest Updated: May-25-16 10:49 am
WARSAW, Poland - Authorities have started chopping down beetle-infested trees in parts of Poland's oldest forest, a move that aims to eliminate dying trees and to ensure safety for tourists, a government official said Wednesday.
- 4 Central European countries ready to send troops to Baltics Updated: May-25-16 8:18 am
LIBLICE, Czech Republic - Four Central European countries say they are working on a plan to deploy their troops in the Baltics states as part of NATO forces.
- Poland's suspect in home-made bomb blast confesses Updated: May-25-16 7:44 am
WARSAW, Poland - A 22-year-old student confessed during questioning to having planted a home-made explosive device on a city bus in southwestern Poland and prosecutors are seeking his formal arrest, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
- Correction: Italy-NATO story Updated: May-25-16 6:38 am
ROME - In a story May 25 on the Italian premier's comments about NATO, The Associated Press reported erroneously that NATO experts will visit Libya. Instead, Libyan experts are to visit NATO.
- EU leader pledges help in ending Poland's crisis soon Updated: May-24-16 12:26 pm
WARSAW, Poland - A senior European Union leader has pledged support in finding a solution soon to Poland's political crisis that has strained the country's ties with Brussels.
- Poland's PM defies EU pressure over constitutional crisis Updated: May-20-16 12:56 pm
WARSAW, Poland - Poland's prime minister has defied pressure from European Union leaders who are urging an end to a dragging political conflict, saying her conservative government will never bow to any ultimatum.
- NATO chief: 'Broad agreement' to seek meeting with Russia Updated: May-20-16 9:03 am
BRUSSELS - NATO has reached "broad agreement" to seek another meeting with Russia before NATO leaders meet in Warsaw this July, the alliance's chief said Friday.
- Golden ring, chain found hidden in Holocaust victim's mug Updated: May-20-16 8:42 am
WARSAW, Poland - A Polish-made golden ring and chain have been found hidden under the false base of an enameled mug that must have belonged to a victim of the Nazis' Auschwitz death camp, a museum spokesman said Friday.
- Polish city wants Red Army monument removed from main square Updated: May-19-16 1:43 pm
WARSAW, Poland - City councilors in the northern Polish city of Szczecin have decided to move a giant stone monument honoring the Red Army out of a central square and into the city's main cemetery.
- Polish troops will help secure Pope Francis' youth meeting Updated: May-19-16 11:41 am
WARSAW, Poland - Polish Army troops will help secure a meeting taking place in July between Pope Francis and thousands of youths from around the world in southern Poland, a spokesman said Thursday.
- EU warns Poland over rule of law, threatens action next week Updated: May-18-16 11:12 am
BRUSSELS - The European Union expressed concern Wednesday about the rule of law in Poland and warned that it will take action by next week unless Warsaw makes progress on fixing the problem.
- Strootman back in Dutch squad after 2 years of injury misery Updated: May-18-16 10:29 am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - Kevin Strootman was included in the Netherlands squad Wednesday after more than two years out because of knee injuries.
- Polish PM wants Bill Clinton's apology for political comment Updated: May-18-16 9:28 am
WARSAW, Poland - Former U.S. President Bill Clinton should apologize to the Poles for having said they think "democracy is too much trouble" and want to have an "authoritarian dictatorship," Poland's prime minister said Wednesday.
- Hungary: Bill Clinton comments about dictatorship offensive Updated: May-17-16 10:53 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary - Bill Clinton's comments about Hungary and Poland wanting "authoritarian dictatorship" are offensive, unacceptable and unfair, officials from the two Eastern European countries said Tuesday.
- NATO equipment and troops arrive for exercises in Poland Updated: May-17-16 10:17 am
WARSAW, Poland - A NATO spokesman says military equipment and troops have started arriving in Poland by air and sea for a major military deployment exercise by the new "Spearhead" force.
- AP Interview: Polish ex-foreign minister sees Brexit dangers Updated: May-16-16 3:51 pm
WARSAW, Poland - Radek Sikorski, a former Polish foreign minister with longstanding ties to Britain, said he is "very worried" British voters could opt to leave the European Union, fearing it could weaken a political arrangement that has given Europe its longest-ever period of peace and prosperity.
- Old trams, blacksmith's opened on Warsaw museums' night Updated: May-16-16 12:03 pm
WARSAW, Poland - More than 250 museums, offices and other venues were opened up to Warsaw residents for free on Saturday night as part of the annual "Night of Museums."
- Poland's defense minister accused of undermining military Updated: May-15-16 10:37 am
WARSAW, Poland - Several former Polish defense ministers are calling for the dismissal of the current minister, arguing that he is undermining the image of Poland's military within NATO and Polish society itself.
- Poland avoids Moody's ratings downgrade but outlook cut Updated: May-14-16 2:14 am
WARSAW, Poland - Poland has avoided a downgrade by the ratings agency Moody's, but its outlook was cut from stable to negative due to new government spending policies seen as risky to state finances and a more unpredictable investment climate.
- Putin warns Russia will respond to NATO missile shield Updated: May-13-16 12:55 pm
MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin on Friday described the development of NATO's U.S.-led missile defense program as a threat to global security and vowed that Russia will take the necessary steps to maintain a strategic parity.
- US, Polish leaders break ground for missile defense site Updated: May-13-16 12:52 pm
WARSAW, Poland - Polish and U.S. officials symbolically broke ground Friday for a U.S.-led missile defense site in the country's north, a system that has drawn condemnation from Russia.
- Polish PM, Pope Francis debate family policy, youth meeting Updated: May-13-16 11:48 am
WARSAW, Poland - Poland's prime minister says Pope Francis, who is due to visit the country in July, has praised her policy supporting large families.
- Polish minister angers women with glass ceiling remark Updated: May-13-16 10:05 am
WARSAW, Poland - A Polish government minister was booed and jeered at a women's congress for suggesting that the idea of a glass ceiling for women in business only exists in their minds.