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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,