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Finland’s prime minister Jyrki Katainen (left)  and his Polish counterpart  Donald Tusk, both  possible candidates to be next president of the European Commission. Photograph: Mauri Ratilainen/EPA

With the European Commission and parliament entering the final stretch before elections in May, staff of all ranks are nervously looking ahead and pos(...)

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych (2-L) speaks with opposition leaders Arseniy Yatsenyuk (3-R), Vitali Klitschko (2-R) and Oleh Tyagnybok (R) during a meeting in Kiev, Ukraine. Photograph: Mykhailo Markiv/Epa/Pool

Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich has offered top government posts to two liberal opposition leaders in a bid to quell protests that are growing (...)

Protesters stand on a barricade during an anti-government protest in Kiev yesterday. The United States said yesterday it was working with European nations to help resolve the deepening crisis in Ukraine, as neighbouring Poland warned that the country of 46 million people could “fall apart”. Photograph: Sergey Dolzhenko/EPA

Barricades burned again in Kiev last night after Ukraine’s opposition rejected concessions from President Viktor Yanukovich, saying only his resignati(...)

Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk (R) and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (L) pose for the media during a meeting in Warsaw, Poland

The outcome of the UN’s 19th climate change conference was thrown into doubt yesterday after developing countries staged a “walk-out” at 4am and Polis(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Poland’s prime minister Donald Tusk at an EU Eastern Partnership Summit in Warsaw in 2011. Mr Kenny yesterday said he anticipated a “positive outcome” before the end of the year. Photograph: Peter Andrews/Reuters

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has raised the issue of serious delays in payment encountered by three Irish construction firms in Poland with the country’s prem(...)

In December 2010, as a shocked Ireland digested its EU/IMF bailout, the mood among the Irish in Poland was one of quiet optimism.In a Warsaw hotel, en(...)

Polish prime minister Donald Tusk: criticised those who want to reduce Europe to “an exclusive club”. Photograph: Johannes Eisele/Reuters

Polish prime minister Donald Tusk has warned EU leaders to set aside their dreams of a utopian Europe and instead deliver practical solutions to urgen(...)

Polish prime minister Donald Tusk: “We will not enter the euro zone without changing the constitution. We do not have that kind of majority today and my intuition tells me we will not have it in the next term either.” Photograph: Reuters/Kacper Pempel

Poland is unlikely to join the euro zone until the end of the decade, prime minister Donald Tusk has said, citing a lack of public and political suppo(...)

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk. Photograph: Reuters

German chancellor Angela Merkel has dismissed concerns of German hegemony in Europe but warned EU member states must embrace further integratio(...)

Tusk’s gamble
  • Europe
  • March 28, 2013, 06:00

While pundits continue, Cyprus bailout notwithstanding, to predict the imminent demise of the euro, a vote of confidence from Warsaw should lif(...)

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