The ruling Law and Justice Party views Poland as a victim of World War II, and that therefore Poland should not be required to pay damages to other victims.
The Kukiz 15 faction plans to submit a bill interpreted as preventing Jews from claiming reparations for property lost in the Holocaust.
This collective memory constitutes Jews as the ultimate victims, whereas “the Poles” are a nation of collaborators. But history is always more complex than such simplistic characterizations.
Diplomacy should be left to diplomats.
Morawiecki spoke of the “Polish people’s true devotion to the friendship with the Jewish nation.”
A day-by-day account of how a crisis that started with a mistaken quote unraveled Israeli-Polish ties.
Netanyahu’s remarks on Polish role in Shoah clarified
Immediately after Yom Kippur, despite the tragedy, the family – whose spirit remains unbroken – began building a sukkah.