Locked content Tusk meets with Italian PM to talk illegal immigration

European Council President Donald Tusk met with Italian PM Giuseppe Conte before the informal EU summit on migration that will take place on Sunday, to discuss illegal immigration. Conte told Tusk that it is “unthinkable” that Italy should bear the brunt of responsibility for all migrants, including...

Locked content Tusk: EU will never recognize Crimea’s annexation

During the Eastern Partnership summit, the European Council President Donald Tusk said that the EU will never recognize the annexation of Crimea by Russia. “We condemn the aggression of Russia and we will never recognize the illegal annexation of Crimea,” he said. His words were in stark comparison ...

Locked content Tusk likens PiS politics to Kremlin plan

The European Council President Donald Tusk accused the Law and Justice (PiS) government of failure on the international scene. “Intense dispute with Ukraine, isolation within the European Union, departure from the rule of law and judicial independence, attack on the non-governmental sector and free ...

Locked content Tusk urges EU states to act quickly on the Nord Stream 2 scheme

The President of the European Council Donald Tusk has sent a letter to EU leaders, urging governments to address the draft amendments to the gas directive as soon as possible, the Polish Press Agency (PAP) said citing EU sources. Representatives of the European Parliament have already declared that ...

Locked content Tusk beats Duda in a presidential poll

According to a poll conducted by Pollster, if Donald Tusk and Andrzej Duda were to face each other in the second round of the presidential election, the European Council head would defeat the incumbent president. Tusk would enjoy a 53 percent support, while Duda would get 47 percent. The polling com...

Locked content Duda and Tusk in the lead for presidency – poll

According to a poll conducted by Pollster, if the presidential elections took place today, incumbent Andrzej Duda would enjoy 39 percent support, while former PM and current European Council President Donald Tusk would get 31 percent of the votes. Both would face off in the second round. Other possi...

Locked content Tusk sends letter to Duda on the judiciary system overhaul

The European Council President and former PM Donald Tusk sent a letter to President Andrzej Duda, asking him “for an urgent meeting to discuss the dangerous consequences for Poland’s standing on the world stage.” The request for the meeting was denied by the president’s office saying that “the refor...

Locked content Tusk hails Trump’s words on Russia, but has concerns

European Council President Donald Tusk welcomed the support US President Donald Trump has offered to Transatlantic ties, but expressed his concerns whether they were true. “I’ve heard yesterday in Warsaw, surprising diplomatic words from the American president about Transatlantic community, ab...