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Donald Tusk wins leadership of Poland’s strongest opposition party

Former European Union leader and ex-prime minister Donald Tusk was elected head of the strongest party in Poland’s fragmented opposition on Saturday. Mr Tusk, 64,...

Euro 2020: Sweden top Group E with last-gasp win over Poland

Viktor Claesson struck a stoppage-time winner as Sweden beat Poland 3-2 in St Petersburg to finish top of Group E. Sweden had led 2-0 through...

Firefighters tackle blaze at Polish mine

Firefighters in central Poland say 13 units are fighting a blaze on a conveyer belt at Poland’s largest brown coal mine in Belchatow. The fire...

Protesters march in Warsaw against ‘authoritarian’ government

Large numbers of people have marched in Warsaw in protest against the actions of Poland’s right-wing government. The latest demonstration comes after the high court...

Amnesty ‘horrified’ at force used against Polish protesters

Amnesty International said it was “horrified” at Polish authorities’ “excessive” force against protesters this week – including the use of tear gas. The human rights...

Polish government members condemn far-right marchers

Members of Poland’s right-wing government have condemned leaders of an annual far-right march in Warsaw for having failed to prevent violence and injuries. The Independence...

Polish president tests positive for coronavirus

Poland’s president Andrzej Duda has tested positive for coronavirus. His spokesman, Blazej Spychalski, said on Twitter that the 48-year-old conservative leader had received the result...

Pope replaces Polish archbishop on 75th birthday

Pope Francis has continued his clear-out in Poland after revelations of clergy sexual abuse and cover-up. This has included replacing Gdansk Archbishop Slawoj Leszek Glodz...

Poland’s Andrzej Duda set for second term as president

Poland’s conservative president, Andrzej Duda, is on course for a second term following the country’s weekend election. The state electoral commission said on Monday that...

Legal chaos deepens in Poland amid new challenge for the EU

Legal chaos has deepened dramatically in Poland following the passing of legislation that will allow the government to fire judges whose rulings it does...

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