Democracy in Europe EU Commissioner Pushes for Hard Line on Poland

The EU has been unable to find an effective lever to combat the flouting of democratic values in Poland and Hungary. In an interview with SPIEGEL ONLINE, Justice Commissioner Vera Jourová proposes cutting funding to the countries.
Jaroslaw Kaczynski is head of Poland's Law and Justice party.

Jaroslaw Kaczynski is head of Poland's Law and Justice party.

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About Vera Jourová
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