Warsaw

Warsaw (Polish: Warszawa [varˈʂava]; see also other names) is the capital and largest city of Poland. It stands on the Vistula River in east-central Poland, roughly 260 kilometres (160 mi) from the Baltic Sea and 300 kilometres (190 mi) from the Carpathian Mountains. Its population is estimated at 1.740 million residents within a greater metropolitan area of 2.666 million residents, which makes Warsaw the 9th most-populous capital city in the European Union. The city limits cover 516.9 square kilometres (199.6 sq mi), while the metropolitan area covers 6,100.43 square kilometres (2,355.39 sq mi).

In 2012 the Economist Intelligence Unit ranked Warsaw as the 32nd most liveable city in the world. It was also ranked as one of the most liveable cities in Central Europe. Today Warsaw is considered an "Alpha–" global city, a major international tourist destination and a significant cultural, political and economic hub. Warsaw's economy, by a wide variety of industries, is characterised by FMCG manufacturing, metal processing, steel and electronic manufacturing and food processing. The city is a significant centre of research and development, BPO, ITO, as well as of the Polish media industry. The Warsaw Stock Exchange is one of the largest and most important in Central and Eastern Europe.Frontex, the European Union agency for external border security, has its headquarters in Warsaw. It has been said that Warsaw, together with Frankfurt, London, Paris and Barcelona is one of the cities with the highest number of skyscrapers in Europe. Warsaw has also been called "Eastern Europe’s chic cultural capital with thriving art and club scenes and serious restaurants".

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A Revolution In Sound: Inside The Polish Radio Experimental Studio

The Quietus 21 Jul 2019
In 1963 a film crew arrived at the headquarters of Polish Radio in Warsaw to record a newsreel, a staple feature of cinema programmes at the time. The day-to-day activities of a radio station would hardly seem sufficiently newsworthy to warrant special attention....
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Stunt Pilot Killed After His Plane Plunges Into Polish River

News18 15 Jun 2019
Warsaw (Poland). A Polish radio station says the pilot of a small stunt plane was killed after it plunged ......
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Search for stunt pilot after plane plunges into Polish river

Winona Daily News 15 Jun 2019
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish radio station says the pilot of a small stunt plane was killed after it plunged ......
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Symphony to perform concerts with three director candidates

The Daily Star 08 May 2019
"It is pretty exciting," said new Executive Director Thomas Wolf ... 7 ... In 2015, the U.S ... 12 ... 16 ... He conducts with many Polish symphony orchestras including the National Symphony Orchestra of the Polish Radio in Katowice, the Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw, the Polish Orchestra Jeunesses Musicales, Beethoven Academy Orchestra and Poznan Philharmonic ... ....
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Polish jazz lovers gear up for International Jazz Day

Xinhua 30 Apr 2019
WARSAW, April 30 (Xinhua) -- International Jazz Day is being celebrated in Poland on Tuesday, with a series of concerts across the country ... The Polish Radio Concert Studio kicked off festivities on Monday by hosting the first concerts in Warsaw....
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Mueller report: 5 things to know about Russian interference in U.S. elections

Finger Lakes Times 23 Apr 2019
Apr ... and upend the election by using cyberattacks and social media as weapons. The Russian operation was so successful, experts warn, they'll almost certainly try again ... "Because time is short." ... He increased the budgets of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty and then piped those stations' broadcasts into the Soviet Union and Warsaw Pact countries ... The U.S....
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'Time is short': Why experts warn Russian meddling detailed in Mueller report could happen again

Yahoo Daily News 20 Apr 2019
More. ‘A significant escalation’ ... The Mueller report was not the first to warn of Russian meddling. In January 2017, just two months after Trump was elected, the U.S ... domestic politics ... democracy ... He increased the budgets of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty and then piped those stations’ broadcasts into the Soviet Union and Warsaw Pact countries ... More ... ....
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Feature: Daffodils to mark Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Xinhua 16 Apr 2019
"From 1941 to 1942 there was a Jewish Symphonic Orchestra - an ensemble created by Jewish musicians in the ghetto, many of whom, before the war, were leading players of the Warsaw Philharmonic, Polish Radio Orchestra and the National Opera," Prochyra noted ... Just prior to the Second World War, Warsaw was home to 350,000 Jews....
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83526 wasn’t a ZIP code

The Milton Standard Journal 13 Apr 2019
Such a number indicated they’d been a Nazi captive during World War II ... “I couldn’t sleep.” ... Wisnia proceeded to tell the story of a childhood in Warsaw, Poland. He performed on radio with hopes of being an opera star ... But with the Nazi invasion of Poland and establishment of the Warsaw Ghetto came the murder of his parents ... This became my motto ... FYI....
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Palestinians condemn Arab world's warming ties with Israel

Xinhua 17 Feb 2019
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has met with leaders and foreign ministers of several Arab countries, including Oman, on the sidelines of a U.S.-sponsored conference on Middle East affairs held last week in Warsaw, the capital of Poland. Earlier on Sunday, Israel Radio ......
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Roundup: Palestinians condemn Arab world's warming ties with Israel

China.dot.org 17 Feb 2019
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has met with leaders and foreign ministers of several Arab countries, including Oman, on the sidelines of a U.S.-sponsored conference on Middle East affairs held last week in Warsaw, the capital of Poland. Earlier on Sunday, Israel Radio ......
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Pompeo Calls Iranian Claims Of U.S. Involvement In IRGC Attack 'Outrageous'

Radio Free Europe 14 Feb 2019
In an interview in Warsaw on February 14 with RFE/RL's Radio Farda, Pompeo denied that the United States had anything to do with one of the deadliest attacks on ......
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Mike Pompeo: Claims Of U.S. Involvement In Iran Bus Attack 'Outrageous'

Radio Free Europe 14 Feb 2019
... RFE/RL's Radio Farda at an international summit in Warsaw, he denied U.S....
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