EU court advisor: Poland broke the law over Białowieża logging

According to Yves Bot, the general advocate at the European Court of Justice, Poland broke international law by drastically increasing logging in the primeval forest in Białowieża. “Those decisions are necessarily liable to result in a deterioration of the breeding sites of the protected species,” B...

Locked content EC won’t fine Poland for Białowieża logging

The European Commission has accepted Poland’s explanations regarding stopping the logging in the Białowieża forest and will not apply to the EU Court of Justice to fine Warsaw, the Polish Press Agency PAP said quoting EU sources. Back in January, Polish government submitted a document highligh...

Locked content EP delegation: Polish government to stop logging in Białowieża

According to the MEP delegation, the Polish government declared it will stop logging in the primeval Białowieża forest in compliance to the European Court of Justice verdict. “We understood that the Polish side is ready to adapt to the transitional arrangements and to stop the logging in the forest,...