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Stories with place: Warsaw
  • Italy's Renzi: NATO summit must consider new defense models 
    Updated: May-24-16 2:59 pm

    ROME - Italian Premier Matteo Renzi says that NATO should use the upcoming summit in Warsaw to consider new security models given the threat of home-grown terrorism.

  • EU leader pledges help in ending Poland's crisis soon story has photos
    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 story has photos
    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.

  • 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.

  • Polish PM wants Bill Clinton's apology for political comment story has photos
    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.

  • 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.

  • 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."

  • 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.

  • Poland seeks outdoor site to place Soviet-era monuments 
    Updated: May-11-16 10:27 am

    WARSAW, Poland - Polish officials have viewed two potential sites for an outdoor museum where dismantled Soviet-era monuments praising the Red Army could be placed, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.

  • Polanski producer and Holocaust survivor Gene Gutowski dies story has photos
    Updated: May-11-16 7:12 am

    WARSAW, Poland - Gene Gutowski, a Polish-American Holocaust survivor who was the producer of three films by director Roman Polanski in the 1960s and reunited with him decades later for the Oscar-winning Holocaust drama, "The Pianist," has died. He was 90.

  • Poles hold large anti-government protest in favor of EU story has photos
    Updated: May-07-16 1:34 pm

    WARSAW, Poland - Tens of thousands of Poles - perhaps up to a quarter million - marched through Warsaw on Saturday to express their support for the European Union and opposition to a conservative new government which they accuse of eroding democracy.

  • AP Was There: Remembrance march at Auschwitz in 1990 
    Updated: May-05-16 7:10 am

    OSWIECIM, Poland - EDITOR'S NOTE: Twenty-six years ago some 4,000 young people from around the world took part in the second March of the Living, a somber remembrance march of 3 kilometers (2 miles) from the Auschwitz concentration camp to the remains of Birkenau, where more than 1 million people, mostly Jews, were killed in gas chambers. The event, which in its early years took place every two years, is now held every year on Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Day. Amid this year's commemorations, the AP is making again available its report from the second march, held on April 22, 1990.

  • Poland charges Russian-born lawyer with spying for Moscow 
    Updated: May-05-16 6:27 am

    WARSAW, Poland - Poland has charged a Warsaw lawyer with dual Polish-Russian citizenship with spying for Russian military intelligence, a prosecutor said Thursday.

  • Holocaust remembrance is being held in Maine 
    Updated: May-01-16 8:37 am

    AUGUSTA, Maine - The Maine Holocaust and Human Rights Center is holding an interfaith observance to remember the 6 million Jews who died in the Holocaust.