Poland’s ruling conservatives maintain lead: poll

Poland’s ruling conservative Law and Justice (PiS) party would win 37.2 percent of the vote if elections were to be held this week, according to a new poll. Support for the party slipped by 1.5 percentage points since a similar survey in August, pollster IBRiS found. Meanwhile, the Civic Coalition, an alliance

The President of Poland is on an official visit to Switzerland

Polish President Andrzej Duda and his wife will travel to Switzerland on Monday on a two-day visit to commemorate the centenary of Polish independence and the Polish diplomat who helped save Jews during world war II. The visit is expected to start with a meeting with Michael Møller, the under-secretary-general of

Pentagon working on Polish military base offer – MoD

The Pentagon is "working intensively" on Poland's offer regarding a US military base on its territory, Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak said on Thursday in Brussels after a sitting of NATO defence ministers. Błaszczak said he had the information from US Defence Secretary James Mattis, with whom he spoke during the sitting.

Permanent US base in Poland a done deal?

Some white house sources say that a possible permanent US military base in Poland is actually a deal, Polish President Andrzej Duda told Polsat private broadcaster on Wednesday. Duda said that the subject “really was alive in the United States today” and that “Fort Trump” was “being considered all the time,

The President speaks at the UN Security Council on chemical weapons

Polish President Andrzej Duda said at a meeting of the UN Security Council in new York on Wednesday that no use of chemical weapons can not do without a response, and that inaction will encourage criminals. The president declared that Poland would present the Council with a draft resolution in regard

EC decision to take Poland to CJEU no surprise, says PM

The Prime Minister of Poland Mateusz Morawiecki said on Monday that the European Commission had decided to take Poland to the EU court (CJEU) is not a surprise, and the government will have to wait for due process. The PM said the government would await the necessary documentation and then respond. "We're

Three Seas countries co-authors of active Central Europe

The countries of the three seas initiative want and are in fact co-authors of an active and effective Central Europe, President Andrzej Duda said on the first day of the two-day summit of the initiative, which began in Bucharest on Monday. "Fully aware of the challenges, we are continuing our

We were inspired by the vision of a free and sovereign Poland-Prime Minister

We were inspired by the idea of a free Poland, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said at a conference organized by the Polish Institute of memory (INP) on the 35th anniversary of solidarity Walcząca (fighting solidarity) anti-Communist Union, in Poznan. "When I think about Fighting Solidarity of those times, I can