01 September 2019

80th anniversary of the outbreak of the Second World War

Eighty years ago, German aggression on Poland started the Second World War. In the early hours of 1 September 1939, troops of the German Reich crossed the Polish-German border. Polish Army put up military resistance and expected the Allies’...

01 August 2019

75th anniversary of the Warsaw Rising

On Thursday, August 1, 2019, we mark the 75th anniversary of the Warsaw Rising. Every year, at 5 p.m. on this day, alarm sirens are heard on the streets of Warsaw. The city comes to a halt. In holding a minute of silence, Warsaw residents pay tribute...

04 July 2019

Your Summer Destination: Poland

Poland is like its weather. Definitely, it is it is rarely boring. Especially in summer. There are plenty of ways to enjoy the warm weather months in Poland!   Active time in Polish mountains   If you prefer an active leisure, you...

27 June 2019

Konstanty Rokicki, Polish diplomat and Holocaust rescuer

In the midst of World War II, Konstanty Rokicki, who worked at the Polish Embassy in Bern as vice-consul, produced several thousand of false Latin American passports which saved lives of “many hundreds” of Jews. In 2019, Rokicki was named...

12 June 2019

Food trucks in Poland

The fad for street food has been in full bloom in Poland. Food trucks in particular enjoy massive popularity – these restaurants on wheels serve dishes from all over the world. How did this phenomenon come to be and is it really new? How is the...

25 May 2019

Polish knights at World Championship of Medieval Combat in Ukraine

On May 16-19, 2019, in the "Kyiv Rus" Park near Kyiv, the World Championship of Medieval Combat took place, organized by the International Medieval Combat Federation in cooperation with the Ukrainian Federation of Medieval Combat. Representatives from...

18 May 2019

“The task that has befallen us will bring worldwide glory to the Polish soldier” – the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Monte Cassino

The Battle of Monte Cassino was one of the toughest and bloodiest battles that determined the outcome of World War II.   It was the fourth assault by the Allied forces on German troops controlling the Benedictine abbey atop the hill of...

03 May 2019

228th anniversary of the 3 May Constitution

The text of the 3 May Constitution of 1791 is traditionally credited to King Stanisław II August, Grand Marshall of Lithuania Ignacy Potocki, and the priest and philosopher Fr. Hugo Kołłątaj. The adopted constitution drew...

02 May 2019

Polish Diaspora and Poles Abroad Day

In 2002, the Sejm of the Republic of Poland established the Polish Diaspora and Poles Abroad Day to be celebrated on 2 May in recognition of the "long-standing achievements and contribution of the Polish diaspora and Poles living abroad in helping...

1 2 3 31 32

Subscribe to Newsletter

(Newsletter only in Ukrainian)

General subscription
Subscription for mass media

Thank you!
Error sending questions
You incorrectly filled fields