Poland

26 July 2018
EU Court Issues Stinging Rebuke to Polish Justice

Ruling widens rift over Warsaw’s moves to increase control over a judiciary it claims is in dire need of a purge.

 
16 July 2018
Visegrad Countries Put Up United Front Against Illegal Migrants Premium

Slovakia has been the only V4 country to express willingness to take in up to 1,200 migrants, but only with the government’s consent.

 
12 July 2018
NATO Invites Macedonia to Begin Accession Talks Premium

Poland, Baltic countries are anxiously watching the development of ongoing summit, hoping for increased security pledges.

 
5 July 2018
Drought Withers Baltic Crops Premium

Farmers around the Baltic Sea affected by dry, hot conditions, with small harvests also predicted in Central Europe.

 
4 July 2018
Getting Creative With the Rule of Law Premium

Attempts to bend – and even break – the judicial system throughout Central Europe do not bode well for the future of the sector’s independence in the region.

By Martin Ehl
 
3 July 2018
Polish High Court to be Gutted Premium

Chief justice and other judges could be forced to retire unless the EU can derail a divisive new law.

 
27 June 2018
EU Launches Unprecedented Hearing Against Poland Over Judicial Reforms Premium

A recent report from human rights organization Amnesty International has also criticized Poland for a ‘climate of uncertainty and fear.’

 
20 June 2018
Workers: Ukraine’s Loss is Poland’s Gain Premium

Poland, long a major source of emigration, is increasingly becoming a magnet for workers from poorer countries to its east.

 
15 June 2018
When the Leader Falls Ill Premium

Jaroslaw Kaczynski’s recent disappearance from the political scene shows the impending disaster caused by such centralized rule.

By Martin Ehl
 
15 June 2018
Get the Ball Rolling Premium
As the FIFA World Cup kicks off, several countries from TOL's coverage region join host Russia in the running for the gold trophy.
By Tyler Haughn
 

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