World European Law: The EU warns Poland, which denounces a "blackmail"

16:55  19 october  2021
16:55  19 october  2021 Source:   lepoint.fr

The struggle for a European Poland

 The struggle for a European Poland at the topic may also be the future of the European Union. Against the conservative forces in Warsaw and the judgment of the Constitutional Court, resistance - not only in Brussels. © Attila Husejnow / Zumapress / Picture Alliance More commonality as a separating? The flags of the EU and Poland According to the judgment of the Polish Constitutional Court on EU law , France and Germany have prompted the government in Warsaw to comply with EU rules.

Mateusz Morawiecki, Pologne, Europe, © Ronald Wittek / Pool / AFP Mateusz Morawiecki, Poland, Europe,

P Asse of arms between the European Union (EU and Poland. The European Commission notified Tuesday 19 October that it was going to act to defend the "common values" of the EU, in a Poland that has been in open conflict with Brussels for years. Prime Minister Polish, Mateusz Morawiecki, denounced a "blackmail" of the EU towards his country on the primacy of European law, while the Warsaw recovery plan is frozen by Brussels.

"We will not let our common values ​​be endangered. The Commission will act, "said Ursula von der Leyen before the European Parliament after the decision of the Polish Constitutional Court challenged the primacy of European law .

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to read EU: Poland declares a judicial "polexity" on its side, the Polish Prime Minister, who had asked to come to speak in the hemicycle of Parliament, "said" rejection [R] this language of the language of threats or coercion ". He delivered an advocacy on the sovereignty of the states against Brussels. "Blackmail becomes a usual method of some Member States, it is not the basis of democracy," criticized Morteusz Morawiecki in a speech of thirty minutes acclaimed by his partisans. The judicial reforms of Poland. Expected asked about the Polish revival plan, the European Commissioner for Justice, Didier Reynders, said Tuesday that the European Executive was waiting "a clear message" of Warsaw on his judicial reforms. "We will continue to debate this plan. There must be both investments and reforms, and these reforms deal with the independence of justice, so we are waiting for a clear message in this area. The analysis will continue, "he said to the France-Presse agency, arriving at a meeting of European ministers in Luxembourg.

Dispute with Brussels: Poland raises EU "blackmail" deputy react

 Dispute with Brussels: Poland raises EU in the dispute over the rule of law between Warsaw and Brussels has accused the Polish head of government Mateusz Morawiecki of the EU "blackmail". "I do not agree that politicians press Poland and threaten Poland," said Prime Minister on Tuesday before the EU Parliament in Strasbourg. © AP The Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki EU Commission President of the Leyen, on the other hand, reaffirmed the EU "it does not allow our common values ​​to be set to play".

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a Europe of defense to defend what? Poland has been in open conflict with Brussels for several years for the controversial judicial reforms implemented by the Populist Party on the right, law and justice (PIS). But this conflict has recently culminated with the historical judgment delivered on October 7 by the Polish Constitutional Court. This jurisdiction close to the ruling party has judged certain articles of the "incompatible" EU treaties with the national constitution. The European Executive, as a guardian of the Treaties, prepares his riposte.The Poland sanctioned by the EU? Ursula von der Leyen listed on Tuesday, his options. The Commission could trigger against Poland a new offense procedure, which can lead to a referral to the EU Court of Justice. It has also at its disposal since January a tool to suspend or reduce the funds paid to a state that does not respect the principles of the rule of law.

The controversial reforms of justice in Poland also led the Commission in December 2017 to launch a procedure (Article 7 of the Treaty) against that country. This procedure, which can in theory go so far as the suspension of the country's voting rights in the Council, is nevertheless. "I am deeply worried. This judgment, unprecedented, "calls into question the foundations of the European Union," launched Ursula von der Leyen in front of the MEPs who demand a hard line against Warsaw.

Poland told to pay €1m a day in legal row with EU .
The ruling is the latest step in an escalating dispute over Poland's legal reforms.Earlier this year, Poland was ordered to suspend a controversial disciplinary chamber but has not yet done so.

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