Polish Media Watch
Mr. Tusk and Europe's New Leadership
The effect may be to tilt Poland to the right creating a UK-Polish spoiler alliance in the EU.
http://www.theglobalist.com/mr-tusk-and-europes-new-leadership/

East Meets West to Fill European Post, and It's Harder to Tell Them Apart
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/01/world/europe/poland-loses-a-premier-but-gains-a-voice-in-europe.html

EU's new leadership trio may surprise on upside
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-eu-leadership-20140902-story.html

Cameron looks to reap dividend from backing Tusk for top EU job
http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/5b40ace0-311a-11e4-b2fd-00144feabdc0.html

Nato frontline states see fears over Russia realized
http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/13f822e4-30f4-11e4-b2fd-00144feabdc0.html

Mixed views in East Europe on higher NATO defense
http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/mixed-views-in-east-europe-on-higher-nato-defense/2014/09/06/c04aca78-35d7-11e4-9f4d-24103cb8b742_story.html


Vladimir Putin's 'unacceptable' action in Ukraine was predictable and provoked
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/vladimir-putin/11078012/Vladimir-Putins-unacceptable-action-in-Ukraine-was-predictable-and-provoked.html


Ukraine, Russia and the West: The long game
The sad reality is that Vladimir Putin is winning in Ukraine. The West must steel itself for a lengthy struggle
http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21615582-sad-reality-vladimir-putin-winning-ukraine-west-must-steel-itself

NATO chief, at summit, says Russia attacking Ukraine
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-nato-summit-ukraine-20140903-story.html

U.S. and Europe Are Struggling With Response to a Bold Russia
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/03/world/europe/us-and-europe-are-struggling-with-response-to-a-bold-russia.html

Eastern Hopes for NATO Bases Stymied by Russia
http://www.themoscowtimes.com/news/article/eastern-hopes-for-nato-bases-stymied-by-russia/506456.html

Obama Says NATO Should Help Strengthen Ukraine's Army
http://www.rferl.org/content/obama-estonia-nato-ukraine-russia/26565158.html

NATO, wary of ceasefire talk, blasts Russia over Ukraine
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-ukraine-crisis-nato-20140815-story.html

NATO Summit Note: Ditching the Dogma
As leaders gather for the NATO Summit in Wales, CEPA Senior Fellow and Contributing Editor Edward Lucas argues that in today's
strategic reality, the Alliance is back in business.
http://cepa.org/content/newport-note-no-2-ditching-dogma

NATO summit: Pugnacious Putin provides new purpose for alliance
http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Foreign-Policy/2014/0904/NATO-summit-Pugnacious-Putin-provides-new-purpose-for-alliance-video


Nato alliance goes back to the future
http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/5cd793c0-31c9-11e4-b377-00144feabdc0.html

Nato is still vital to peace and prosperity in Europe
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/defence/11072605/Nato-is-still-vital-to-peace-and-prosperity-in-Europe.html

The big question to ask after Obama's Tallinn speech
President Obama has pledged to defend the Baltics. Will the rest of NATO follow suit?
http://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2014/09/04/the-big-question-to-ask-after-obamas-tallinn-speech/

Forget NATO, Russia's Got Bigger Problems
by Judy Dempsey
http://www.themoscowtimes.com/opinion/article/forget-nato-russias-got-bigger-problems/506295.html

On Ukraine, the West Sidesteps a Fraught Term
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/05/world/europe/in-west-fine-line-on-labeling-ukraine-crisis.html

Has NATO lost its will as well as its muscle?
by George F. Will
http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/george-will-has-nato-lost-its-will-as-well-as-its-muscle/2014/09/05/c342b78e-3467-11e4-9e92-0899b306bbea_story.html

Poland to host NATO summit 2016
http://thenews.pl/1/10/Artykul/180863

Across Eastern Europe, Military Spending Lags
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/06/world/europe/in-eastern-europe-ukraine-crisis-focuses-minds-on-nato-and-military-spending.html

Obama Enlists 9 Allies [including Poland] to Help in the Battle Against ISIS
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/06/world/middleeast/us-and-allies-form-coalition-against-isis.html

How Britain and Poland came to be intertwined
http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-28979789

Remembering the start of WWII
A collection of related stories
http://www.dw.de/remembering-the-start-of-wwii/a-17891588

West 'to appease aggression again?'
http://thenews.pl/1/10/Artykul/180518

Sister cities: One foot in Germany, the other in Poland
http://www.dw.de/sister-cities-one-foot-in-germany-the-other-in-poland/a-17893481

Warsaw celebrates 'Cavalry Day'
http://thenews.pl/1/9/Artykul/180940
 
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