Under Secretary Tom Shannon and Polish Deputy Prime Minister Jaroslaw Gowin sign the U.S.-#Poland Agreement on Scientific and Technological Cooperation, underscoring our mutual commitment to advancing scientific research for the benefit of the American and Polish people.
On this day 1943, Polish Jews in the Warsaw Ghetto rose up against the Nazis to defend their dignity. Pin a daffodil to your chest to commemorate their heroic struggle. Join us at the free open-air concert in front of Muzeum Historii Żydów Polskich POLIN today at 8 PM.
Today is the 75th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.
All around Warsaw today, you’ll see people wearing yellow daffodils or laying them at memorials. The daffodils are reminiscent of the yellow Star of David that Jews were forced to wear during the Holocaust.
Poland's church has for the first time asked Poles living abroad to integrate themselves into local Catholic communities rather than maintaining separate Polish institutions.
'Respect the country which has accepted you, given you work and a chance to develop. Mature patriotism has nothing to do with nationalism, or with closing oneself off from other cultures and traditions...
Your witness will have a positive influence on the faithful of other national groups.'