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Augustów

 

a town in southeastern Poland, in Bialystok province, on the Augustów Canal. Population in 1967, 18,400. There are flour-milling, sawmilling, shoemaking, and sewing industries. Augustów Forest is to the east of the town.

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A brief experience in implementing a similar solution for visiting the Grodno Region (Recreation Park Augustow Canal) has demonstrated the potential of such work.
Reconstruction groups take part in other important historic events, such as Jozef Pilsudski's arrival in Warsaw in November 1918 and the Augustow round-up of 1945 (during which the communists arrested alleged anticommunist fighters from the Home Army and their sympathisers).
In July 1945, the Red Army together with NKVD Special Forces conducted an extraordinary pacification action in the Augustow region of north-east Poland against the Polish Home Army.
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The angry firemen, from a station in the eastern city of Augustow in Poland, reportedly made a plea to the regional command to have him removed.
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To recall, on 30 July this year, the Commission had called for the Court to intervene urgently in order to force the Polish authorities to suspend construction works on the Augustow bypass.
Tino, from Augustow in Poland, said: "I love ladies' night and performing to an entirely female audience.
The action took place between July 12-19, 1945, with a mop-up ending July 25, in Suwalki and Augustow counties and in parts of Sokolka county.
We visited Augustow, an area described in the Rough Guide as 'one of the least visited parts of Poland'.