The latest confrontation between Warsaw and Brussels is more than a judicial disagreement
The belief that the EU institutions will effectively prosecute iniquities is based on illusions
If we compare Trump’s strategy and objectives with Biden’s position, the main difference is that Trump’s policy really was about weakening the European Union. Biden is thinking differently.
Poland’s foreign policy can’t find its compass. The Western world is about to experience a redistribution in the global game but Warsaw is more disoriented than ever before.
Nord Stream 2 is just the tip of the iceberg. In Poland, this problem was perceived one-dimensionally – from the perspective of whether or not a gas pipeline will be built.
Conflict over a coal mine at the border with Czechia lays bare Poland’s impending collision course with the EU
Conference on the future of EU has began. The objective is noble – to increase citizens engagement and influence over how the EU works, but this experiment is treading on thin ice.
The recovery fund is an opportunity for the UE to stimulate the economy and major transformation. What is the price for agreeing to EU aid? Where and under what conditions will billions of euros flow?
But the real danger to the EU was not what would have happened had the recovery fund foundered in Warsaw. It’s what will happen now that it seems increasingly likely to come into effect.