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· July, 2008

Stories about Poland from July, 2008

The Baltics: Baltic Sea Environmental Campaign

Copydude writes about Moving Baltic Sea – a campaign to promote creative strategies for cultural and environmental co-operation among Baltic Sea states.

Poland: A Land of Earthquakes?

Polandian accounts for Polish earhquake zones and points to the fact that Poland in the last two weeks has had 17 earthquakes, whereas California none.

Russia, US: A Cuba Crisis in the Making

Der Spiegelfechter (GER) comments on rumours in Moscow, according to which Russia might station strategic bombers on Cuba in reply to deployment of the US missile defence system to Poland...

Poland: Business and Bureaucracy

Edward Lucas reflects on the difficulties for business still posed by obsolete imperial bureaucratic traditions in large tracts of Central and Eastern Europe.

Syria: Embassy to open in Beirut

“Syria and Lebanon are to open embassies in each other's capitals for the first time ever,” reports Sasa from Syria.

Poland, U.S.: Missile Shield Opposition

Leopolis writes about Poland's refusal to host the U.S. missile defense shield: “According to Republican adviser and historian Edward Lutwak, ‘the government of the Republic of Poland by rejecting the...

Poland, Lithuania: “Ill Starred Wars”

Copydude comments on the US Missile Defence Shield, Poland and Lithuania.

Poland: Stanisław Lem

Polandian writes about Stanisław Lem.

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