Wednesday, June 1, 2016

#EU - warns Poland on rule of law: euronews (in English)

Published on 1 Jun 2016
The EU has stepped up the pressure on Poland over its controversial judicial and media reforms.

They give ministers the power to appoint the heads of public media companies, and choose judges for Poland's constitutional court.

The European Commission on Wednesday issued a negative opinion on the changes as part of its rule of law investigation.

"If you are member of the EU, you have signed and ratified the treaty and the treaty has some rules, said Frans Timmermans, the Commission's first vic…

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