Warsaw is the capital and largest city of Poland. It is located in the east-central region of the country and has a population of roughly 1.8 million.
Warsaw was founded in the 13th century. It rose to prominence during the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. Following World War I it was the capital of the Second Polish Republic. It suffered significant destruction during World War II and was site of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising under German occupation. This page collates all of DW's content on Warsaw.
According to figures just released, 30% of local councils in Poland have declared their towns and villages LGBT-free zones. This comes amid mounting anti-LGBT rhetoric by politicians with the ruling Law and Justice Party and leaders of the Catholic Church. From Warsaw Julian Berner filed this report.