On some days in Zywiec, Poland, air pollution is worse than in China’s smog capital, Beijing. For the first time, the police are using scent-sensitive drones to catch environmental sinners.
Nowhere in the EU is smog more suffocating than in southern Poland. This year, the polluted Polish mining city Katowice will host the COP24 climate conference. Ahead of that, change is in the air — and on the ground.
Environmentalists are protesting against mass tree felling in Poland. The EU Commission is also threatening Warsaw with repercussions for logging in a nature reserve. Paul Flückiger reports from Warsaw.
A group of around 10 people took off their clothes, killed a sheep and chained themselves together next to the infamous "Arbeit Macht Frei" gate at Auschwitz. Their motives were not immediately clear.
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