All posts tagged Poland

Donald Tusk at the podium
September 1, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

The choice of the Polish prime minister as the next European Council president will mean a new government in Poland and a sea change in domestic politics as Donald Tusk […]

Polish prime minister Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker, the EPP nominee for European Commission president, in Poznan on April 25. Photo: Jean-Claude Juncker/

Britain to back Polish PM Tusk as European Council president – report

August 27, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

London is prepared to support Polish prime minister Donald Tusk as the new president of the European Council as a counterweight to incoming European C ...

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Poland’s interior minister faces state prosecutor over bugging scandal

August 21, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

Poland’s Interior Minister Bartlomiej Sienkiewicz presented his deposition to the state prosecutor’s office in relation to the June tape s ...

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EU to examine Poland’s complaint over Russian embargo

August 20, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

The European Commission accepted Poland’s motion to file a complaint with the World Trade Organization against Russia’s trade embargo for ...

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    Poland seeks compensation for Russian ban on fruit
    August 1, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    Agriculture Minister Marek Sawicki has appealed to the European Commission to compensate Poland after Russia decided to ban Polish fruit and vegetable imports, officials in Warsaw said Thursday. The Polish […]

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    Warsaw slams Russian ban on Polish fruit
    July 31, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    Officials in Warsaw Wednesday slammed a Russian ban on most fruit and vegetable imports from Poland, describing it as “political repression” designed to retaliate for Western sanctions against Moscow over […]

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    Polish government survives second confidence vote
    July 13, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland’s lower house of the parliament Friday turned down motion for a no-confidence vote for the Donald Tusk government, submitted by main opposition party Law and Justice (PiS), which put […]