Andrzej Duda

Plane carrying Polish president Andrzej Duda makes emergency landing in Warsaw

A plane carrying Polish president Andrzej Duda was forced to make an emergency landing while travelling to meet Joe Biden.Mr Duda had been flying to meet his US counterpart in the southeastern city of Rzeszow on Friday afternoon when a defect caused the Polish Air Force aircraft to return to Warsaw.The head of Duda’s office, Pawel Szrot, said the Polish leader did not face any danger and he later boarded a different aircraft and headed back to Rzeszow.Biden travelled to Poland to get a firsthand look at international efforts to help some of the millions of Ukrainian refugees fleeing the...
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Polish president Andrzej Duda vetoes divisive media ownership law

Dec. 27 (UPI) -- Polish President Andrzej Duda on Monday vetoed a controversial media ownership law that if enacted could have forced U.S.-owned broadcaster TVN24 off the air in the country. Duda said he has sent the Broadcasting Act back to the Sejm, the lower house of the Polish parliament,...

Andrzej Duda: Polish president vetoes controversial media law

Polish President Andrzej Duda has vetoed a controversial media ownership law that critics said was intended to silence a US-owned TV station critical of the government. The law would have prevented companies from outside the European Economic Area from controlling Polish media outlets. If passed, the US-based Discovery group would...

Discovery Polish Broadcast Assets Safe For Now After President Andrzej Duda Vetoes Controversial Media Bill

Poland’s President Andrzej Duda on Monday vetoed a media bill that would have silenced a Discovery-owned news channel there, noting concerns about straining U.S. relations and damaging Poland’s international image as a place to do business. The bill would have prevented any non-European entity from owning more than a 49% stake in Polish radio or TV broadcasters. Discovery owns Poland’s largest private television network, TVN, and is the only significant non-European media owner in the country. The bill was seen by critics as specifically targeting TVN, which is critical of the government. If passed, it would have forced Discovery to divest...

Polish President Andrzej Duda: 'Family is the foundation of every nation'

Andrzej Duda, current president of Poland, appeared on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" to explain his defiant pro-family polices in the face of the European Union and President Joe Biden. Host Tucker Carlson introduced the Polish politician by referring to the latter’s previous experience defying the EU’s plans to distribute refugees across...

Poland's President Andrzej Duda to pay official visit to Romania

May 10—Romania's President Klaus Iohannis will be welcoming today at the Cotroceni Presidential Palace his Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda as part of Duda's official visit to Romania. The visit of the Polish President, at the invitation of President Klaus Iohannis, takes place amidst — Defensive Alliance Convention between the Kingdom...