What should have been a simple 5 minutes formality, at the EU summit on Thursday evening, in order to reconfirm Donald Tusk as president of the EU Council for 2 1/2 years became a continental psychodrama, after the personal opposition of the powerful leader of Poland’s governing parti PiS, Jaroslav Kaczyński.

Kaczyński  personally hates Tusk, whom he holds morally responsible for his twin brother’s death in the 2010 crash of Poland’s presidential jet in Smolensk, Russia, in which Lech, his br...

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