Jan 242011
 

Krakow has enjoyed a range of big-impact investments in the past few years. What will 2011, and the start Mayor Majchrowski’s third term, bring? As in his previous terms, the independent mayor will be restricted by the fact that Civic Platform (PO) representatives make up a majority on the council. A potentially large-scale project still […]

Jan 182011
 
Polish Correspondents Harassed in Belarus

Andrzej Poczobut, the Belarus correspondent for Polish newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza was interrogated last Saturday by KGB officers in the town of Grodno, 300 km west of Minsk on the border with Poland. Ethnic Poles make up almost one quarter of the city’s population of around 330,000. A Polish minority became established in Belarus in the […]