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  Gabriel Narutowicz - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
After Poland regained its independence in 1918, he became involved in national politics and served as minister of public works, 1920-1921, and as minister of foreign affairs in 1922.
President Gabriel Narutowicz with Marshal Józef Piłsudski (left), Warsaw, 1922.
On 9 December 1922, he was elected by the Polish parliament (convened as the National Assembly of Poland) to be the first president of Poland, and was sworn in on 11 December.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gabriel_Narutowicz   (251 words)

  
 President of the Republic of Poland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In accordance with the current Constitution, the President of the Republic of Poland is the head of state, the supreme representative of Poland and the guarantor of the continuity of government.
The President has the opportunity to directly influence the legislative process by using his veto to stop a bill; however, his veto can be overruled by a 3/5 majority vote in the presence of at least half of the statutory number of members of Sejm (230).
The President is also the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces; he appoints the Chief of General Staff and the commanders of all the armed forces; in wartime he nominates the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces and can order general mobilisation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Presidents_of_Poland   (723 words)

  
 Poland : PL
Poland : PL The Republic of Poland is a country in Central Europe, bordering Germany to the west, the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south, Ukraine and Belarus to the east, and Lithuania and Russia (via the Kaliningrad Oblast exclave) to its north, as well as the Baltic Sea.
Poland is an ancient nation that was conceived around the middle of the 10th century.
This cabinet is appointed by the president on a proposal by the prime minster, typically from a majority coalition in the bicameral legislature's lower house.
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 Nations in Transit 1998: Poland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Poland's strict abortion law was amended in October 1996 to allow abortion within the first trimester in cases of difficult financial or personal conditions.
Poland's judiciary is independent, but the input of the justice minister, the president, and parliament in the selection of judges does inject politics into the process.
Poland's average trade-weighted tariff was 15 percent in 1994 and 9.3 percent in January 1995.
www.freedomhouse.org /nit98/poland.html   (11171 words)

  
 List of Presidents of Niger|President Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
president in an older sense of the word to denote the fact that he or she heads the ''cabinet''.
The President is a member of the Federal Council elected by the Swiss Federal Assembly (the Swiss Parliament) for a year; and the President is merely ''primus inter pares'' (first among equals).
In FranceFrench legal terminology, the president of a court consisting of multiple judges is the foremost judge; he chairs the meeting of the court and directs the debates (and this thus addressed as "Mr President", ''Monsieur le Président'', or appropriate feminine forms).
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 List of Aragonese Presidents|President Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
President for Life is a title assumed by some dictators to ensure that their authority or legitimacy is never questioned.
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 Encyclopedia: List of Presidents of Poland
This is a list of Prime Ministers of Poland.
The April Constitution of Poland (Polish Ustawa konstytucyjna 23 IV 1935) was the general law passed by the act of the Polish Sejm on April 23, 1935.
President of the People's Republic of Poland: The title given to this article is incorrect due to technical limitations.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/List-of-Presidents-of-Poland   (2836 words)

  
 Poland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Republic of Poland is a country located in Central Europe, between Germany to the west, the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south, Ukraine and Belarus to the east, and the Baltic Sea, Lithuania and Russia (in the form of the Kaliningrad Oblast exclave) to the north.
Poland has a large agricultural sector of private farms, that could be a leading producer of food in the European Union now that Poland is a member.
Poland's principal ports and harbours are Gdańsk, Gdynia, Kołobrzeg, Szczecin, Świnoujście, Ustka, Warsaw, and Wrocław.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/P/Poland.htm   (2377 words)

  
 Poland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Russia received the largest land in the northeast, Austria took the densely populated Little Poland (renamed Galicia).
1795 - By the third partition Russia annexed 62 percent of Poland's area and 45 percent of the population, Prussia 20 percent of the area and 23 percent of the population, and Austria 18 and 32 percent, and the name "Poland" disappeared from Europe.
Poland's borders are set by the postwar Potsdam conference; Poland loses territory to the Soviet Union but gains some from Germany.
history.acusd.edu /gen/WW2Timeline/poland.html   (656 words)

  
 Gabriel Narutowicz - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
December 16, 1922, in Warsaw: first president of Poland.
After Poland regained independence in 1918, he became involved in national politics and served as minister of public works, 1920-1921, and as minister of foreign affairs in 1922.
On December 9, 1922, he was elected by the Polish parliament (convened as the National Assembly of Poland) to be the first president of Poland, and was sworn in on December 11.
www.bonneylake.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Gabriel_Narutowicz   (274 words)

  
 Lech Walesa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
His style of presidency was however strongly criticized by most of the political parties, and he lost most of the initial public support by the end of 1995/.
However, during his presidency Poland was completely changed, from an oppressive communist country under strict Soviet control and with a weak economy to an independent and democratic country with a fast growing free-market economy.
Lech Wałęsa is believed by some people in Poland to have been a paid agent of the SB (''Służba Bezpieczenstwa''—the State Security Service) for more than 10 years during his rise to the top of the Solidarity movement in the Gdansk shipyards.
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 Chrenkoff
Poland is the only country in Europe outside France herself where Napoleon is still venerated as a hero.
Yet in Poland he is still remembered as a great military leader who promised our country independence a few years after Russia, Prussia and Austria had wiped Poland off the map to the silent connivance of the rest of Europe.
Poland's collective consciousness leans towards the former view, and so he is still revered today as one of the very few great world leaders who gave a shit about Poland.
chrenkoff.blogspot.com /2004/11/how-poland-came-to-say-non-to-france.html   (1385 words)

  
 Polish Embassy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
According to the president, the idea of the 4th Republic of Poland promoted by the Law and Justice (PiS) is "wrong, immodest and dangerous." He said he does not agree with, inter alia, ideas of radical changes in the constitution.
The president added that the 3rd Republic of Poland is a state of success although not without certain weak points.
Poland’s total debt at the end of the 2Q rose to 102,220 mn EUR from 96,277 mn EUR at the end of the 1
www.polandembassy.org   (948 words)

  
 WHKMLA : History of Poland - 1919-1939
Poland and the USSR signed the PEACE OF RIGA (1921) according to which western Belarus and Ukraine were Polish territory.
Because it controlled the mouth of the Vistula river, Poland's economical lifeline, Poland could not concede this predomonantly German city to be under control of a hostile Germany.
Poland's economy improved after 1926, but was hit by the economic crisis of 1929.
www.zum.de /whkmla/region/eceurope/pol1939.html   (1072 words)

  
 Stanislaw   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Stanisław Lem was born in Lwów, Poland in 1921 (now Lviv, Ukraine), the son of a physician.
Stanisław Wojciechowski (March 15 1869 - April 9 1953) was a Polish politician, president of the Republic of Poland (1922-1926).
The organisation was accused by the Polish Communistic Soviet-backed regime of chauvinism and anti-Semitism.
www.wwwtln.com /finance/170/stanislaw.html   (1596 words)

  
 List of Presidents of Poland: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com - All about List of Presidents of Poland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
List of Presidents of Poland: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com - All about List of Presidents of Poland
President of the Republic of Poland - Prezydent RP:
Wojciech Jaruzelski (July 16, 1989 - Dec. 31, 1989 as President of the People's Republic of Poland - Prezydent PRL; Jan. 1, 1990 - Dec. 21, 1990 as President of the Republic of Poland - Prezydent RP)
www.encyclopedian.com /pr/Presidents-of-Poland.html   (349 words)

  
 News From Poland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
President Aleksander Kwasniewski and his Ukrainian and Lithuanian counterparts, Leonid Kuchma and Valdas Adamkus met May 22-23 in the southeastern Polish city of Rzeszow, in what was billed as a major trilateral economic summit.
While the actual Rzeszow conference this year focused on expanding Polish-Ukrainian trade and investments, before the summit Poland and Lithuania agreed to speed up the timetable of implementation of their free trade agreement signed last year.
Kwasniewski said that the presence of the two presidents should be a signal to both nations that "we are ready to continue to cooperate and overcome the past."
www.polishworld.com /polemb/news/698/summit.htm   (602 words)

  
 List of Presidents of Poland -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
(See also List of (Click link for more info and facts about Polish rulers) Polish rulers and (Click link for more info and facts about List of Polish Prime Ministers) List of Polish Prime Ministers.) All below were titled President of the Republic of Poland, except as otherwise stated.
The Council of State was, theoretically, a collective head of state; de facto, however, the most important personage was the First Secretary of the Central Committee of the (Click link for more info and facts about Polish United Workers' Party) Polish United Workers' Party.
President of the (Click link for more info and facts about People's Republic of Poland) People's Republic of Poland:
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/L/Li/List_of_Presidents_of_Poland.htm   (757 words)

  
 POLISH NEWS - News from Poland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Next, the presidents of Poland, Aleksander Kwasniewski; the Russian Federation’s Vladimir Putin and the State of Israel Moshe Katsav addressed the gathering.
The officials discussed a number of international and bilateral issues, including the state of Euro-Atlantic relations and ways to strengthen and improve them; the situation in Ukraine and ways of assisting that country’s democratic processes and development; and the recently held Iraqi elections and their positive consequences.
President Aleksander Kwasniewski, Prime Minister Marek Belka and Parliamentary Speaker Wlodzimierz Cimoszewicz argue that the Parliament should dissolve itself and thus pave the way for elections in June.
www.polishnews.com /text/news_and_correspondence/news_from_03_2005.html   (1545 words)

  
 1939
Finland, the Baltic states and eastern Poland to the USSR.
October 11 - Manhattan Project: US President Franklin D. Roosevelt is presented with a letter signed by Albert Einstein urging the United States to rapidly develop the atomic bomb.
November 15 - In Washington, DC, US President Franklin D. Roosevelt lays the cornerstone of the Jefferson Memorial.
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 ConservativeTruth.org: The Five Best Presidents - Bruce Walker, 2-17-02   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
President Bush has the confidence to surround himself with men and women who would be great presidents themselves - Dick Cheney, Lynne Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld, Colin Powell, and Condi Rice - and this willingness to trust that other people also can carry the banner of liberty is the perfect bookend to our first president.
The president is also proving his greatness by defining evil and focusing his attention on that evil.
President Bush is relaxed, good natured, but above all he is focused.
www.conservativetruth.org /archives/brucewalker/02-17-02.shtml   (1097 words)

  
 List of Presidents of Poland : Presidents of Poland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
terms defined : List of Presidents of Poland : Presidents of Poland
Heads of the Polish state: See also: List of Polish rulers, List of Polish Prime Ministers Second Republic - Druga Rzeczpospolita (1918 - 1939) President of the Republic of Poland - Prezydent RP: Józef Piłsudski (Nov.
A second watchman sat muffled in shadow on the time, by occasional sympathetic gutturals, or by the sudden glow of a.
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 Belarus, Poland to apply for inclusion of Avgustovsky Canal in UNESCO heritage list before year-end :: Charter'97 :: ...
Belarus and Poland plan to apply for the inclusion of the shared 19th-century Avgustovsky (Augustowski) Canal in the UNESCO World Heritage List before the end of the year.
The Avgustovsky Canal, built between 1824 and 1839, runs 80 kilometers in Poland and 22 kilometers in the Grodno region, connecting the River Wisla (Vistula) in Poland and the River Neman in Belarus.
The Belarusian section of the canal is scheduled to be restored to its original appearance before July 1, 2006, with a number of facilities, including camps, toilets and retail stalls, as well as a ski slope and an aquatic park, cropping up on its banks.
www.charter97.org /eng/news/2005/08/19/unesco   (416 words)

  
 Travel Guide - Online Reservation - Warsaw Accommodation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
During the 1919-1933 Weimar Republic the head of state was the Reichspräsident ("Reich President").
From 1934-1945, during the Nazi era, Adolf Hitler presided under the title of FĂźhrer und Reichskanzler ("FĂźhrer and Reich Chancellor").
Upon its establishment the head of state of West Germany became the Federal President (Bundespräsident) and, since reunification in 1990, the holder of this office has been the president of all Germany.
www.warsaw-hotel.info /poland-guide/List_of_German_presidents_since_1919   (371 words)

  
 Presidents Of Poland Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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 Iowa Women's Archives, U of Iowa Libraries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
University of Iowa Vice President of Academic Affairs, American Psychological Association president, and expert in educational testing.
Fort Madison civic leader and former president of the University of Iowa Alumni Association Board.
Former president of the Fort Madison Chapter of the NAACP.
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 A Collection of Thoughts: March 2004 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Hamas's new leader, Abdul-Aziz Rantisi, speaking at a terrorist rally, announced that President George W. Bush is an "enemy of muslims, God and islam" and that America had declared war against God.
Under previous Presidents, democratic and republican, I always was treated like a bastard stepchild at VA hospitals.
President Aleksander Kwasniewski told President Bush today that Polish troops will stay in Iraq "as long as needed, plus one day longer." Poland commands a postwar multinational force of some 9,500 troops in south-central Iraq, including 2,400 of its own.
www.jenmartinez.com /mt/archives/2004_03.php   (10421 words)

  
 Poland Warsaw Mission Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Poland Warsaw Mission--Tobler Group,1998-2001--will hold its 5th AnnualReunion, Friday, September 30 at the same place and thesame time: the OldRed Church at 25 North Main, Lindon, UT 84042 at 7 pm.All formermissionaries, spouses and children, native Poles andfriends of Poland arecordially invited to be there.
I was a missionary in poland from 94-96.
I am the Relief Society president of the Polish branch here in Chicago, and the girl mentioned in her post was in the branch until recently.
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