Poland’s PM accuses EU of ‘blackmail’ as dispute over laws continues

//Poland’s PM accuses EU of ‘blackmail’ as dispute over laws continues

Poland’s PM accuses EU of ‘blackmail’ as dispute over laws continues

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki accused the European Union of “blackmail” on Tuesday in a public clash with European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen over his country’s rejection of parts of EU law.The ferocious row, played out in the European Parliament, underlined the seriousness of the issue which both Brussels and Warsaw say threatens the cohesion of the 27-nation bloc.Von der Leyen, speaking just before and after Morawiecki took the podium, warned that her Commission – tasked…

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