Poland

13 June 2017
EU Will Take Legal Action against Central Europe States

Brussels will assume a hard line against Hungary, Poland, and the Czech Republic over their refusal to accept refugees according to previously agreed quotas. 

 
7 June 2017
Polish Conservatives Close to Victory on Reproductive Care Premium

Over-the-counter purchases of “morning-after” pills likely to be banned.

 
26 May 2017
Strong Economic Indicators Buoy Polish Government Premium

Western Europe should envy our economy, spokesman says. But is the Polish model exportable?

 
19 May 2017
Two Chechens Fleeing Persecution Offered Asylum in Lithuania Premium

The Baltic country may be the first in the world to receive gays escaping a reported purge against homosexuals, while Poland continues to send back asylum seekers to Belarus. 

 
16 May 2017
Donald Tusk to Face More Questions Over Smolensk Air Tragedy Premium

Poland’s chief of military counterintelligence says the agency may have had improper ties to Russia’s FSB during Tusk’s premiership.

 
10 May 2017
Back to the Future?

Poland’s conservative government believes a return to the structure of the old educational system can produce smart, modern kids. Many disagree.

By Wojciech Kosc
 
3 May 2017
French Presidential Candidate Takes Aim at Poland Premium

Emmanuel Macron compares Polish leader to Putin and Orban, days after threatening sanctions on Warsaw.   

 
28 April 2017
CEE Chided for Erratic Progress on Jewish Restitution Premium

Poland, Bosnia have done almost nothing to abide by pledges to speed up restitution, European Shoah Legacy Institute study finds.

 
26 April 2017
Poland Mulls Nuclear Power As Compromise for Keeping Coal Plants Premium
Upcoming decision is contingent on costs, which are twice as high as for coal plants.
 
26 April 2017
Where Are the Macrons of Central Europe? Premium

Attitudes towards the EU, and optimism versus pessimism, offer partial explanations for their scarcity. 

By Martin Ehl
 

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