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United States | Joint Statement on the Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East

United States – We are pleased to announce that the United States and the Republic of Poland will jointly host the “Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East” in Warsaw on February 13-14. Countries from across the globe have been invited to participate. We have a strong and shared … Continue reading United States | Joint Statement on the Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East

United States | Deputy Secretary John Sullivan’s Meetings in Poland

United States – The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino:‎ On Wednesday in Warsaw, Deputy Secretary John Sullivan reaffirmed to Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz the United States’ ironclad commitment to the NATO Alliance and celebrated the centennial of Poland’s reclaimed independence. He applauded the continued strengthening of our bilateral relationship and commended Poland … Continue reading United States | Deputy Secretary John Sullivan’s Meetings in Poland

WARSAW, Poland | Polish president signs bill reinstating Supreme Court judges

WARSAW, Poland — Poland’s president signed legislation Monday that reinstates Supreme Court judges who were forced into early retirement despite the European Union condemning the removals as a violation of democratic standards. Earlier in the day, the EU’s top court, the European Court of Justice, ruled that Poland needed to suspend a law that lowered … Continue reading WARSAW, Poland | Polish president signs bill reinstating Supreme Court judges

WARSAW, Poland | EU court orders Poland to suspend law on removal of judges

WARSAW, Poland  — The European Union’s top court has ruled Poland must immediately suspend a law that lowered the retirement age for Supreme Court judges. The European Court of Justice in Luxembourg on Monday confirmed an interim judgment from October to reinstate judges who had been forced into early retirement earlier this year. The court’s … Continue reading WARSAW, Poland | EU court orders Poland to suspend law on removal of judges

KATOWICE, Poland | Nations at UN climate talks back universal emissions rules

KATOWICE, Poland — After two weeks of bruising negotiations, officials from almost 200 countries agreed Saturday on universal, transparent rules that will govern efforts to cut emissions and curb global warming. Fierce disagreements on two other climate issues were kicked down the road for a year to help bridge a chasm of opinions on the … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | Nations at UN climate talks back universal emissions rules

KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: UN climate talks agree on reporting emissions

KATOWICE, Poland — The Latest on the U.N. climate talks in Poland (all times local): 10 p.m. Officials from around the world have agreed upon a set of rules to govern the 2015 Paris climate accord after two weeks of U.N. climate talks in Poland. Michal Kurtyka, a Polish official chairing the talks in Katowice, … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: UN climate talks agree on reporting emissions