Poland

EU opens new legal case against Poland over Supreme Court changes

Poland's controversial reform law will force out about 40 percent of sitting judges at its highest court.

EU opens new legal case against Poland over Supreme Court changes

Poland

Polish parliament approves change to controversial Holocaust law

Poland's lower house softens its tone and removes jail terms to those who suggest it played a role in Nazi crimes.

Polish parliament approves change to controversial Holocaust law

Poland

German town on alert as neo-Nazi festival, counter events held

Anti-fascists and local council hold separate events in Ostritz in response to far-right festival on Hitler's birthday.

German town on alert as neo-Nazi festival, counter events held

The Far Right

Neo-Nazis to rally in German town for Hitler's birthday

Far-right sympathisers set to fill streets of sleepy German town, as anti-fascists plan counterprotest and festival.

Anti-fascists to rally against neo-Nazis in Germany's Ostritz

Environment

A breath of fresh air: Artist turns smog into jewellery

Poland is home to 33 of Europe’s 50 most polluted cities and a Dutch artist has come up with an innovative solution.

Breath of fresh air: How a Dutch artist turns smog into jewellery

Europe

Poland: Rallies against proposed change in abortion law

The new law would ban all abortions in cases of foetal abnormality.

Politics

Poland accuses EU of double standards

There is a 'deficit of democracy in the European Union', the foreign minister said.

Poland accuses EU of double standards

Politics

'Polokaust' museum would 'hurt Jewish sensitivity'

Polish minister says so-called 'Polokaust' museum won't be built.

'Polokaust' museum would 'hurt Jewish sensitivity'

Israel

Polish PM defends controversial Holocaust law in Munich

Mateusz Morawiecki stands by previous statements as he rejects criticism of his country's new Holocaust law.

Poland's Morawiecki defends Holocaust law in Munich

Poland

Poland's president to sign controversial Holocaust bill

Legislation aims to punish people for referring to Nazi German death camps located in Poland as Polish.

Poland's president to sign controversial Holocaust bill

Poland

Poland Senate passes controversial Holocaust bill

US, Israel denounce Polish draft law that seeks to criminalise acts blaming Poles for complicity in Nazi war crimes.

Poland Senate passes controversial Holocaust bill

Europe

Poland passes controversial Holocaust bill

Israel says it is "adamantly opposed" to a Polish bill that would make it illegal to suggest Poland was complicit in the Nazi Holocaust.

Europe

Poland: Holocaust happened but Auschwitz is not Polish

Polish parliament outlaws references to Auschwitz and other Nazi-run concentration camps as "Polish death camps".

Poland: Holocaust happened but Auschwitz is not Polish

Women's Rights

Why are Polish women planning mass protests again?

Latest rallies comes after parliament, including some opposition politicians, rejected bill to liberalise abortion.

Why Polish women are rallying for reproductive rights

Hungary

Far-right Yiannopoulos to speak at Hungary-funded event

Far-right provocateur who made his name by attacking feminists and refugees slated to speak at Visegrad group meeting.

Milo Yiannopoulos to speak at Hungary-funded V4 event