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United States | Co-chairs’ Statement on the Ministerial To Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East

United States – On February 13-14, 2019, Foreign Ministers and representatives of 62 states met in Warsaw, Poland, at a conference organized jointly by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland and Secretary of State of the United States, to work toward a more secure and stable Middle East. The participants discussed how terrorism, proliferation, … Continue reading United States | Co-chairs’ Statement on the Ministerial To Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East

United States | Yemen Quad Meeting in Warsaw

United States – The text of the following statement was released by the Foreign Ministers of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America. The Foreign Ministers of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the United States of … Continue reading United States | Yemen Quad Meeting in Warsaw

United States | Previewing Secretary Pompeo’s Upcoming Trip to Budapest, Bratislava, Warsaw, Brussels, and Reykjavik

United States – MODERATOR: Good morning. Thank you. And thank you, everyone, for joining us this morning for this background call on Secretary Pompeo’s upcoming trip to Budapest, Bratislava, Warsaw, Brussels, and Reykjavik. Joining us today are [Senior Administration Official One]. And we also have [Senior Administration Official Two]. They’ll give a brief overview of … Continue reading United States | Previewing Secretary Pompeo’s Upcoming Trip to Budapest, Bratislava, Warsaw, Brussels, and Reykjavik

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

United States | Deputy Secretary Sullivan Travels to Bratislava, Vienna, Sofia, Sarajevo, Skopje, and Warsaw

United States – Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan will travel to Bratislava, Vienna, Sofia, Sarajevo, Skopje, and Warsaw from December 12-20. On December 12 in Bratislava, Slovakia, Deputy Secretary Sullivan will underscore the importance of U.S.-Slovak bilateral relations and urge senior Slovak officials to use their upcoming chairpersonship of the OSCE to strengthen … Continue reading United States | Deputy Secretary Sullivan Travels to Bratislava, Vienna, Sofia, Sarajevo, Skopje, and Warsaw

WARSAW, Poland | Poland’s ruling populists face setback in mayoral races

WARSAW, Poland— Poland’s populist ruling party has suffered a blow in the country’s mayoral races, with early results showing it failing to win control of any of the nation’s largest cities. Final results from Sunday’s local runoff elections are expected Monday afternoon. But unofficial results reported in Polish media already show that in 107 of … Continue reading WARSAW, Poland | Poland’s ruling populists face setback in mayoral races