Tag: World War 2

A visitor watches an exhibition
Poland to seek over $1tn war reparations from Germany for WWII

Poland's ruling party leader said that his country would seek 6.2 trillion zloty ($1.31 trillion) in compensation from Germany for the destruction caused by the Nazis during the Second World War.

  • Friday, 02 September 2022
German Prez asks Poland forgiveness for Nazi 'tyranny'

Warsaw: German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Sunday asked Poland’s forgiveness for Nazi “tyranny”, 80 years on from the start of World War Two. Steinmeier and other world leaders are in Poland to commemorate the outbreak of the conflict, the BBC reported. Earlier on Sunday, a ceremony was held in the Polish city of Wielun, where […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Covid-19 Caused More Mass Trauma Than WW2: WHO

Geneva: World Health Organization (WHO) officials have said that the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has caused more “mass trauma” than World War II and warned of its lasting consequences. “The world has experienced mass trauma because World War Two affected many, many lives,” WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said at a virtual press conference here on […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021