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Putin to Poland: ‘grow up’

Russian President Vladimir Putin during his annual meeting with the members of the press, when asked about the Smoleńsk plane crash said it was time for Poland to move beyond the plane crash, turn a new page, and “grow up.”

Locked content Poles trust Duda the most

According to the latest poll by CBOS, President Andrzej Duda is the politician who Poles trust the most. As many as 62 percent Poles trust him, followed by PM Beata Szydło (56 percent) and Paweł Kukiz (50 percent). Only 27 percent of respondents said that they do not trust the Polish president. On t...

Locked content Opposition wants to put Macierewicz under scrutiny

Civic Platform (PO) MPs have asked the prosecution to launch an investigation whether the defense minister Antoni Macierewicz overstepped his authority. Opposition accuses the minister of giving the access to classified documents regarding the canceled PLN 13 billion helicopters tender to unauthoriz...

Locked content Macierewicz aide resigns in turmoil

Bartłomiej Misiewicz, an assistant to Poland’s defense minister resigned from the country’s ruling party last week, after Law and Justice (PiS) party commission, formed to investigate his issue said that he did not have sufficient training or experience required for high state jobs. Misi...

Locked content Explosion caused Smoleńsk catastrophe – Parliamentary commission

According to a report released by the parliamentary commission set up to investigate the Smoleńsk plane crash, an on-board explosion has caused the distaster. “Much indicates that on April 10, 2010, an explosion took place on board of the government Tupolev plane,” commission expert Wacław Berczyńsk...

Locked content Poland to leave Eurocorps?

Poland will withdraw from the Eurocorps force, RFM FM radio said, citing unnamed EU diplomat. The news was confirmed by the military body spokesman, who said to AFP that Poland will leave Eurocorps by 2020. “It is the decision of the Polish government,” Colonel Vicente Dalmau. However, Poland’...

Locked content Macierewicz accuses Tusk of diplomatic treason

Poland’s defense minister Antoni Macierewicz filed a motion with the prosecutor’s office accusing the European Council President Donald Tusk of “abuse of trust in foreign relations.” Charges stem from the 2010 Smoleńsk plane crash, which took lives of President Lech Kaczyński and 95 othe...

Locked content NATO should help solve Smoleńsk crash case – Defense Minister

Poland’s Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz said during the NATO summit in Brussels, that the alliance should get involved in helping Poland clarify all the issues regarding the Smoleńsk plane crash that killed 96 people, including Polish President Lech Kaczyński, twin brother of the leader o...