A quick look at 2 main parties in Poland's Oct. 25 election
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Only two parties in Poland can be sure of winning substantial numbers of parliament seats in Sunday’s general elections: the ruling Civic Platform party and the largest opposition party, Law and Justice, the leader in opinion polls. One or more small parties could end up as coalition partners of the winner.
25 October, 2015 Poland votes, conservative eurosceptic party looks set to win By Justyna Pawlak and Pawel Florkiewicz WARSAW (Reuters) - Poles vote in an election on Sunday that could end nearly a decade of economic and political stability in the country of 38 million, bringing to power a conservative, eurosceptic party whose policies diverge from many of Poland's […]
27 October, 2015 Polish conservatives win boosts eurosceptics camp The resounding victory of Poland's conservative Law and Justice (PiS) party in Sunday's general election has given a boost to European eurosceptics, already buoyed by the backlash against Brussels sparked by the migrant crisis. "Poland has given a boost to the eurosceptics camp of […]
10 June, 2017 Polish police break up chained anti-Kaczynski protesters Police in Warsaw on Saturday dragged away hundreds of protesters hoping to block a monthly rally by the head of Poland's rightwing ruling party to commemorate the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed his brother. Several civic groups had called the ...
21 October, 2015 Migrant crisis tops agenda in Polish election debate Poland's divided attitudes to the European refugee crisis were laid bare during a televised debate between political candidates, ahead of a general election the conservative opposition is tipped to win. Candidates from eight parties faced off on how Poland should approach the […]
6 May, 2017 Polish capital sees huge anti-government protest Tens of thousands demonstrated in Warsaw against Poland's government on Saturday, saying the rule of law was at stake after a slew of controversial reforms and appointments to public broadcasters. The protest -- called by the country's main liberal op...