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Natalia Ojewska

Middle East

Syrian refugees: 'We would not consider Europe'

In Lebanon, many Syrians who fled the war simply want to return home, and have little interest in resettlement.

Human Rights

Bosnia: Karadzic guilty but will reconciliation follow?

Karadzic sentenced to 40 years in prison - one day for each victim of Srebrenica, but victims cannot forgive his crimes.

Human Rights

A 'witch-hunt' for Poland's barely visible refugees

Xenophobia and aggression against refugees is on the rise, with some suggesting it is fuelled by political rhetoric.

Refugees

Poland's modest refugee policy proves controversial

Though the country has agreed to accept just 6,800 refugees from Syria and Eritrea, critics say even that is too many.

Human Rights

Court: Poland culpable for CIA secret prisons

The European Court of Human Rights has ordered Poland to pay reparations to two Saudis being held in Guantanamo Bay.

Denmark

A victory for Poland's disabled children

After a sit-in protest at Poland's parliament, lawmakers are set to raise government aid to carers of disabled youth.

Politics

Poland polarised on plane crash anniversary

Country increasingly divided on the anniversary of the crash in Russia that killed the president and political elite.