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PARIS | The Latest: Putin says didn’t talk to Trump in Paris

PARIS — The Latest on commemorations a century after the end of World War I (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Russian President Vladimir Putin says he didn’t talk with U.S. President Donald Trump at events in Paris marking the end of World War I, but confirms they will meet on the sidelines at the Group … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: Putin says didn’t talk to Trump in Paris

BRUSSELS | The Latest: Trump, Polish president discuss military ties

BRUSSELS — The Latest on President Donald Trump‘s trip to Europe (all times local): 10:10 p.m. Poland’s President Andrzej Duda and President Donald Trump have spoken on the sidelines of a NATO summit in Brussels about strengthening military cooperation. The talk Wednesday comes as Poland is lobbying to have thousands of American troops permanently stationed … Continue reading BRUSSELS | The Latest: Trump, Polish president discuss military ties

Polish president to sign controversial Holocaust bill

WARSAW, Poland  /February 6, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Poland’s president said Tuesday he will sign into law a controversial proposal to outlaw blaming Poland as a nation for crimes committed by Nazi Germany during the Holocaust. But in an unusual move, President Andrzej Duda also said he will ask the country’s constitutional court to evaluate the … Continue reading Polish president to sign controversial Holocaust bill

Polish president signs laws that led to EU sanction threat

WARSAW, Poland/December 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Poland’s president signed two laws Wednesday that complete a sweeping government overhaul of the country’s justice system, ignoring a warning from the European Union that the legislation breached fundamental democratic principles and could lead to unprecedented sanctions. President Andrzej Duda‘s approval of the laws he had a hand in … Continue reading Polish president signs laws that led to EU sanction threat

Polish president signs laws that led to EU sanction threat,

WARSAW, Poland /December 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  Poland’s president signed two laws Wednesday that complete a radical overhaul of the Polish justice system, ignoring a warning from the European Union that the legislation breached fundamental democratic principles and could lead to unprecedented sanctions against the member state. President Andrzej Duda’s approval of the laws he … Continue reading Polish president signs laws that led to EU sanction threat,