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UPI Almanac for Thursday, July 5, 2012.
By United Press International
Obama apologizes to Poland

Obama apologizes to Poland

WASHINGTON, June 1 (UPI) -- President Obama has apologized to the president of Poland for using the term "Polish death camp."
Polish president wants Communism museum

Polish president wants Communism museum

WARSAW, Poland, April 17 (UPI) -- Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski said it is finally time for Poland to have a museum devoted to the crimes of communism.

Poland seeks new partnership with China

SHANGHAI, Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski says he's hoping to bring his country's relationship with China to a new level during a state visit this week.
Paintings stolen by Nazis returned to Poland

Paintings stolen by Nazis returned to Poland

NEW YORK, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Two Polish paintings stolen by Nazis during World War II were repatriated in a ceremony in New York by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency.
Obama sees energy cooperation with Poland

Obama sees energy cooperation with Poland

WARSAW, Poland, May 28 (UPI) -- U.S. President Obama Saturday returned to Washington from Warsaw, where he hailed Poland as a model of democratic change and boosted energy and military ties.
Medvedev in Poland, then to Brussels

Medvedev in Poland, then to Brussels

WARSAW, Poland, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Russian President Dmitry Medvedev will discuss energy cooperation and other issues in Poland before going to Brussels for a European Union summit, an aide said.

France, Poland to deepen energy ties

WARSAW, Poland, Sept. 3 (UPI) -- A Polish-French agreement, which will cover a number of fields, including energy, is expected shortly to include Germany in the so-called "Weimar Triangle."

Poland advocates for EU cohesion policy

BRUSSELS, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski said he was pushing for the European Commission to maintain strong support for the poorer European Union states.
Komorowski sworn in as Poland's president

Komorowski sworn in as Poland's president

WARSAW, Poland, Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Bronislaw Komorowski was sworn in as Poland's president Friday, beginning a five-year term in the country's highest office.

Komorowski declared winner in Poland

WARSAW, Poland, July 5 (UPI) -- Election officials Monday declared Bronislaw Komorowski the winner in Poland's presidential runoff.
Kaczynski concedes in Poland

Kaczynski concedes in Poland

WARSAW, Poland, July 4 (UPI) -- Conservative candidate Jaroslaw Kaczynski conceded Poland's presidency to Bronislaw Komorowski in Sunday's hotly contested runoff election.
Runoff needed for Polish prez race

Runoff needed for Polish prez race

KRAKOW, Poland, June 20 (UPI) -- Acting Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski failed Sunday to win the majority of votes needed to avoid a runoff.

Komorowski seeks stronger ties with Russia

WARSAW, Poland, June 19 (UPI) -- Acting Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski pledged Friday to improve relations with Russia to "expand the spheres of our cooperation."
Poland sets snap election date

Poland sets snap election date

WARSAW, Poland, April 21 (UPI) -- Elections to find a successor to former Polish President Lech Kaczynski, who was killed in a plane crash, will be contested June 20.
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Bronislaw Komorowski
Bronislaw Komorowski celebrates his victory in the Polish presidential election in Warsaw, Poland on July 4, 2010. He won a close victory over Jaroslaw Kaczynski. UPI/BE&W/Andrzejewski Maciej
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