In spite of earlier threats, the EU is unlikely to take measures against Poland, after president Andrzej Duda signed a temporary new law Thursday that is a major step toward giving the government full control of state radio and television.
The new law allows for the immediate dismissal of the heads of state radio and television, and transfers the authority to appoint successors to the treasury minister, from a separate radio and TV committee that oversees the media. It also limits the number ...
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