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Poland is a country in Central Eastern Europe. Its capital, and largest city, is Warsaw. The origin of its name "Poland" derives from the West Slavic tribe of Polans (Polanie). It shares a border with Germany, Czechia, Slovakia, and Belarus, and has a population of 38 million, most of them being Catholic Christians. Poland has the words biggest ethnic diaspora, with Poles making up a significant minority in Russia, Latvia, and Germany. They were the first country to be invaded by the Nazis before falling victim to communism, but as of the 21st century, they have become one of Europe's most advanced and flourishing countries.

Characters from Poland

Staff from Poland

Poland in film

Polish media

Trivia

  • Poland has close ties with Hungary, and 23rd March is national Polish-Hungarian friendship day. There is even a saying "Pole and Hungarian brothers be"[1]
  • Due to suffering from communism in the past, communism is now illegal in Poland

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