All posts tagged Poland

December 19, 2016, by VOANews

Polish President Andrzej Duda sat down with opposition party leaders Sunday to try to resolve a political crisis that has brought thousands of people into the streets and led to […]

Protests in Poland sparked by perceived assaults on democracy

December 17, 2016, by VOANews

Opponents of Poland’s ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party remained in front of Poland’s parliament building Saturday morning hours after po ...

Opposition lawmakers in Poland block parliament to protest media rules

December 17, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

Opposition lawmakers in Poland sang the national anthem and chanted ‘Free media’ in protest at planned limits on journalists. Work on the ...

Divided Poland marks 35th anniversary of martial law

December 15, 2016, by The Warsaw Voice

Poland’s political scene polarization became apparent yet again as the governing camp and the opposition organized separate demonstrations comme ...

  • Poland’s Supreme Court rules against Polanski’s extradiction
    December 7, 2016, by The Warsaw Voice

    Oscar-winning Polish-born filmmaker Roman Polanski will not be extradited if he travels to Poland, the country’s Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday rejecting the chief prosecutor and justice minister, Zbigniew Ziobro’s […]

  • Bulgarian, CEE leaders react to Trump election
    November 10, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev and Prime Minister Boiko Borissov are among leaders in Central and Eastern Europe who have sent congratulations to Donald Trump on his election as the 45th […]