Marek Siwiec MEP on Poland & Europe

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Last week the Polish media were full of information about the purges that the Minister of Foreign Affairs intends to do. I do not know how many ambassadors will finally go back to the country. One thing is certain – the will be a vacancy for the post at the Permanent Representation to the EU.… » read more

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The European Union’s diplomacy – European External Action Service was launched a year ago. Commentators state unanimously that its biggest, and unfortunately the only success, is that it was created at all. More than 1,500 officials from the European Commission and the Council were suddenly transferred to the new entity without structure, clear competences and… » read more

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First, let me cite two quotations: I Question: So, is this mythical sum of €80 billion for Poland within the cohesion policy real? Answer: (…) The estimates are correct, but we know that the atmosphere prior to this discussion is simply terrible. Therefore I would caution against promising any sums. II The greatest danger is… » read more

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