Poland hails arrival of U.S. missiles

MORAG, Poland, May 26 (UPI) -- Stationing U.S. missiles on Polish soil will strengthen Poland's security, the country's defense minister says.

U.S., Poland sign status of forces pact

WARSAW, Poland, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- U.S. and Polish officials Friday signed a new Status of Forces Agreement in Warsaw, officials said.

Poland sending more troops to Afghanistan

WARSAW, Poland, April 17 (UPI) -- Poland's defense minister said a fresh contingent of troops will raise the number of his country's soldiers in Afghanistan to 2,000.

Polish naval plane crashes, kills 4 men

WARSAW, Poland, April 1 (UPI) -- A twin-turboprop plane crashed in northern Poland killing all four Polish naval officers aboard, a navy spokesman said Wednesday.

Gates seeks more time on missile shield

KRAKOW, Poland, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- The United States needs more time to review plans for a missile shield in Eastern Europe, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates told Polish officials Friday.

Poland announces $25B defense spending spree

BRUSSELS, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Poland announces a $25 billion defense spending spree; Slovenian PM claims innocence in Patria bribery scandal; the British government seeks to sell QinetiQ holdings.

BMD Focus: Poland blocks base -- Part 1

WASHINGTON, June 2 (UPI) -- It is starting to look as though Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk may be able to run out the clock to avoid letting the United States build an ABM base to protect U.S. East Coast cities against an Iranian nuclear-armed ICBM attack.
MARTIN SIEFF, UPI Senior News Analyst

U.S., Polish envoys mull security accord

WARSAW, Poland, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- A Polish Cabinet minister said Washington agreed to consider a security accord with Warsaw in exchange for stationing a U.S. anti-missile defense in Poland.

Poland defense minister visits Washington

WARSAW, Poland, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Polish Defense Minister Bogdan Klich said his talks in Washington will cover a U.S. plan to build a missile shield system in Central Europe.

Analysis: U.S. rockets face Polish hurdles

BERLIN, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- U.S. plans for a missile defense system in Poland and the Czech Republic may be delayed because Poland wants extra security guarantees. Warsaw also hopes a government change in Washington won't affect the controversial system.
STEFAN NICOLA, UPI Germany Correspondent

Polish, Czech PMs mull U.S. missile shield

PRAGUE, Czech Republic, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk and his Czech counterpart are working out a joint position on building a U.S. anti-missile shield in Central Europe.

BMD Focus: BMD around the world -- Part 2

WASHINGTON, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- The dramatic progress posted by nations such as the United States, Russia, Israel, Japan, India and even Iran in ballistic missile defense was balanced by the complacency for loss of political will on the issue in many other countries. For every "hare" nation on BMD in 2007, there was also a "tortoise."
MARTIN SIEFF, UPI Senior News Analyst

Poland to send more troops to Afghanistan

WARSAW, Poland, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Poland's defense minister, Bogdan Klich, said he will dispatch another 400 troops to Afghanistan in 2008.

Polish soldiers in Afghan killing probe

WARSAW, Poland, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- A U.S. Army colonel said an incident in which Polish soldiers killed civilians in Afghanistan was a mistake and not a war crime.

Poland leaders in a row over Iraq pullout

WARSAW, Poland, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Poland's president and prime minister are still at odds over the date when Polish troops would be withdrawn from Iraq, a Cabinet minister said.
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Bogdan Klich
Polish Defense Minister Bogdan Klich gestures to his Israeli counterpart, Defense Minister Ehud Barak, as they briefly stand before both nations' flags while entering the Prime Minister's offices in Jerusalem to attend a cabinet meeting on February 24, 2011. The Polish government attended the Israeli cabinet meeting during an official visit by Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk, and his government. UPI/Jim Hollander/Pool

Bogdan Adam Klich  ( listen) (born on 8 May 1960 in Krak√≥w) was a Polish politician and Minister of National Defence of Poland. Bogdan Klich was interned in 1981 during the martial law set by the communist regime. Until 16 November 2007 he was a Member of the European Parliament for the MP & SW with the Platforma Obywatelska, part of the European People's Party and sits on the European Parliament's Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Klich was a substitute for the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs.

See also: European Parliament election, 2004 (Poland)

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Bogdan Klich."
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