Timmermans: ‘Poland should be a leader in Europe – but it needs to cooperate’

By |maj 22nd, 2017|Commission, Constitutional Tribunal, Frans Timmermans, human rights, Hungary, Judges, Law and Justice Party, News, Poland, rule of law, Viktor Orbán, Witold Waszczykowski|

The current Brussels/Warsaw spat is not a war of words between Frans Timmermans and Poland (as the Polish government presents it), but rather a collective demand by a decisive majority of EU states to respect the rule of law, the First Vice-President of the European Commission told EURACTIV’s partner Gazeta Wyborcza.