Locked content PiS submits Saryusz-Wolski candidacy for the EC seat

Poland ruling party Law and Justice (PiS) has formally submitted MEP Jacek Saryusz-Wolski for the President of the European Council position. A seat, currently held by Donald Tusk.“Jacek Saryusz-Wolski represents a high level of professionalism and provides a pledge and guarantee of impartiality,” F...

Locked content Kaczyński: We won’t support Tusk candidacy

Leader of the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party, Jarosław Kaczyński said that Poland will oppose the re-appointment of Donald Tusk as the European Council president. “Donald Tusk is a politician who breaks the elementary rules of the European Union. Someone who breaks such rules simply cannot be th...

Locked content Poland to submit Saryusz-Wolski for the EC president seat – FT

According to the Financial Times, Polish government, in order to undermine incumbent Donald Tusk candidacy, will propose MEP Jacek Saryusz-Wolski candidacy for the European Council President seat. “Szydło is calling around,” said one diplomat, who declined to be named as the talks are confidential. ...

Locked content Tusk to Pence: let’s not pretend that everything is as it used t...

US Vice President Mike Pence, met with the European Council President Donald Tusk in Brussels and pledged the US commitment to the EU. “Whatever our differences, our two continents share the same heritage, the same values and above all the same purpose, to promote peace and prosperity through freedo...

Locked content Tusk: I’m ready to serve my second term

European Council President Donald Tusk told EU leaders on Friday that he was ready to serve his second term after his current mandate expires at the end of May. “After talking to many leaders who expressed their support, I informed that I am ready to continue my work. But that will depend on the dec...

Tusk: Polish government weakens Poland’s reputation

European Council President Donald Tusk said in an interview with Onet.pl that “the fussiness” of Polish government when it comes to appointing Tusk for the second term is “damaging to Poland’s reputation and might question the country’s dignity.”

Locked content Tusk: CETA free trade deal could be last for EU

The CETA free trade deal with Canada could be the last for the EU, the bloc’s President Donald Tusk said. Trade will be a major issue at the two-day EU summit in Brussels. “CETA could be our last free trade agreement, if we are not able to convince people that we negotiate to protect theirR...