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There's new tracks but the snake that left them still has not been found. And it's not just an ordinary snake - it's an Indian python. They are huge and they are potentially deadly-dangerous for humans. A search is taking place near the Vistula river in the Konstancin-Jeziorna region that's close to Warsaw. The operation began after a large snakeskin was found in that area.

Was the Polish national emblem disrespected in Częstochowa over the weekend? That's what a prosecutor will try to find out, after the eagle from the Polish national emblem was imprinted on a rainbow background during an LGBT event. This investigation comes at the request of the Polish Minister of the Interior, Joachim Brudziński.

Polish President Andrzej Duda spoke with his American counterpart Donald Trump at a NATO summit in Brussels on Wednesday, informed Chief of the President's Chancellery Krzysztof Szczerski. The head of states discussed strenghtening Polish-American military cooperation in the scope of equipment as well as cooperation between army units, added presidential aide Mr Szczerski.

The police are demanding higher salaries and a better pension plan. For now, they're not giving tickets for petty offences. Instead, they're giving out warnings and telling the Polish people about their situation. They claim, it's extremely difficult. The pay is low, the future bleak and there's less and less people willing to join the force. Something has to change, they say, or else they will have to take other measures.

Tuesday marked the 77th anniversary of Jedwabne pogrom in which the Jewish community of the town had been murdered by their Polish neighbours. According to the Polish Institute of National Remebrance's findings, the 1941 massacre was carried out by Poles but instigated by the Germans. The anniversary ceremony took place in front of the Jedwabne pogrom memorial. There have been prayers in the name of the victims and wreaths have been laid.

Polish prime minister Mateusz Morawiecki also said Poland "opts for a friendly relationship" with Britain after Brexit, adding that a "disorderly break-up" would be harmful for both the EU and Britain. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said "even after Great Britain leaves we want to have a close relationship". British PM Theresa May said "we'll be talking positively about how we can continue to work together in our special relationship for wider good."

If you're afraid of snakes, you aren't going to like this story. The shed skin of an almost six-meter-long python was found by the river in the Piaseczno suburbs of Warsaw. The snake could be hungry, dangerous and a serious hazard to people and animals. The authorities are combing the area and calling on locals to be particularly cautious. The residents are certainly worried.

Residents of Mięćmierz in the Lubelskie Voivodeship spent a Saturday riveted in fear as bullets whizzed by their homes. Despite the fact that the Territorial Defence Force used blanks during training exercises, residents weren't informed that this would be happening. Supposedly, the police and local authorities had been warned, but the information wasn't passed on.

President Andrzej Duda will meet his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko during the NATO summit commencing on Wednesday; the meeting has been scheduled after Ukrainian side's proposal, the Chief of the Cabinet of the President, Krzyszof Szczerski told Polish Press Agency (PAP) on Monday.

Mick Jagger received a standing ovation from the audience at Sunday's concert in Warsaw. The lead singer of the Rolling Stones said Poland had a lot to be proud of, but that Poles shouldn't forget the lessons they had learned. Before the concert, former Polish president, Lech Wałęsa asked Mick Jagger to support The British legends first visited Poland over 50 years ago.