President, PM congratulates Macron on election win

Polish President Andrzej Duda, and PM Beata Szydło sent their congratulations to the newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron. “Mr President, please accept all the best wishes of success and prosperity to you personally and to France, as well as the French Nation under your leadership,” Duda s...

Locked content Duda spokesman resigns

Marek Magierowski, who was President’s Andrzej Duda press secretary resigned on Friday, citing personal reasons. According to media reports, he left as a result of in-fighting inside the President’s Palace, between various fractions. According to information, obtained by Newsweek weekly, the preside...

Locked content Duda: Macron will have to regain Poland’s trust

If Emmanuel Macron wins the presidential election in France, he will have to work on getting back Poland’s trust, Polish President Andrzej Duda said. Macron has been criticized by Poland’s ruling Law and Justice (PiS) officials after he called PiS leader Jarosław Kaczyński “Putin and Le Pen ally,” h...

Locked content Duda calls for referendum on constitution

Poland’s President Andrzej Duda said that he wants to ask the nation next year, whether it wants to change its 20-year old constitution, without proposing any changes at this moment. “It’s time for a serious constitutional debate, not just with politicians but with the whole of the nation,” Du...

Locked content PM, president approval on the rise

According to TNS Kantar poll, the approval ratings of the government, PM Beata Szydło, and President Andrzej Duda, have gone up in April. As many as 49 percent of the respondents approve President Andrzej Duda politics, while 42 percent disapprove. In March the figures stood at 44 and 45 percent res...

Locked content Paul Ryan to visit Warsaw on Friday

US House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, will visit Warsaw on Friday and meet with President Andrzej Duda, and PM Beata Szydło. The talks will focus on transatlantic cooperation, and the visa waiver program, which Poland has been trying to be a part of for years. According to Duda advisor Krzy...

Locked content Tusk and Duda tie in a presidential poll

According to a poll conducted by IPSOS, Donald Tusk would get 50.1 percent of the votes, while Andrzej Duda could enjoy 49.9 percent support, if both politician would square off in the second round of presidential elections. In other potential scenarios, Duda would beat his political woes. Matched a...

Locked content Duda: We want a Union of free and equal nation states

Poland remains fully committed to the European Union despite the recent number of spats, Polish President Andrzej Duda said in an interview with Reuters. “Today any party which came out and openly said ‘We are a group … that is striving to quit the EU, we don’t want Poland in the E...

Locked content Poland waits for Trump first steps – Duda

Polish President Andrzej Duda, said that he awaits US President Donald Trump’s first steps, but it hopes it will remain its “We are waiting for US President Donald Trump’s first steps, we hope that he will conduct a balanced policy of a US guardian of peace and order in the world, just a...

Locked content Duda invites Trump to visit Poland

Polish President Andrzej Duda has sent a formal invitation to US President Donald Trump to visit Poland. “The invitation was accepted and we will now wait for President Trump’s response regarding his calendar,” Presidential Minister Krzsztof Szczerski, said. Szczerski extended the invitation during ...