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Large pro-EU protests across Poland amid fears the country could be leaving the bloc

Poles backing EU membership have taken part in protests across the country, amid fears it could leave the bloc. On Thursday Poland’s top court ruled that key articles of EU law were “incompatible” with the constitution. It sparked fears that Poland could exit the union, prompting calls for major demonstrations nationwide on Sunday. Organisers said […]

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‘Polexit’: Poland court ruling sparks fear of leaving European Union

Poland joined the EU in 2004, the country was the biggest success story of the bloc’s eastern expansion. But a ruling by Polish judges has sparked fears that a “Polexit”, to follow the UK’s Brexit from the EU, could one day cease to be an idea from political fiction. The judges said the EU laws […]