24 April 2017
Taking place between 2 and 12 July 2017 in Kraków, the session will be attended by representatives of the 21 UNESCO World Heritage Committee member states, who will be making decisions concerning cultural and natural heritage all over the world.
12 March 2017
When the erstwhile NATO Secretary General Manfred Wörner visited Poland in March 1992 and declared that "the door to NATO is open," accession to NATO became one of Poland’s most important political and strategic objectives. After seven years of hard work by Polish diplomats, on March 12, 1999 in the small American town of Independence (where 50 years earlier, President Harry Truman announced the creation of NATO), representatives of Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary signed accession protocols to the North Atlantic Treaty. Eighteen years later, Poland is a reliable member of NATO, contributing effectively to the building of security in the region and the world.
2 March 2017
On March 1 Poland marks the National Remembrance Day of the Cursed Soldiers, in honour of the once forgotten underground anti-communist heroes of 1944-1956. The commemorative ceremonies are being held under the patronage of the President of Poland Andrzej Duda.
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