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German Chancellor Angela Merkel will emphasise bilateral ties and the need for European unity when she meets with top Polish officials, amid ongoing differences between the allies over Polish judicial reforms, migration and a new gas pipeline.

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki condemned on Wednesday an attempt to murder in Britain of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and demanded Russia, Poland's former master, to address the UK's questions regarding the case.

If there is a hell, it was there. Maciej Starczewski tells the story of three prisoners of the extermination camp in Treblinka, the second largest in Europe. Over 800,000 people, mostly Jews from ghettos throughout occupied Poland, were gassed there over a period lasting just a year. The three witnesses featured in the program survived, because they escaped from the camp during a prisoner revolt in August 1943. It was one of the only two successful uprisings in death camps. They survived and gave their final testimony 15 years ago.

Polish climbers said on Monday heavy snow and ominous weather forecasts had forced them to call off their attempt to climb the world's second highest peak, K2, in winter - one of last remaining big feats in mountaineering.

Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Thursday that elements of NATO's anti-missile system deployed in Poland, Romania and Alaska were like an "umbrella with holes in it", Russian news agencies reported.

Ukrainian opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili was deported to Poland on Monday, the Ukrainian border service said, after he was detained in a Kiev restaurant by law enforcement agents in camouflage. Poland's border service confirmed that he had arrived and that Warsaw had agreed to let him enter.