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Andrzej Duda: Polish politician, President of Poland
Andrzej Sebastian Duda is a Polish lawyer and politician who has served as president of Poland since 6 August 2015. Before becoming president, Andrzej Duda was a member of Polish Lower House (Sejm) from 2011 to 2014 and the European Parliament from 2014 to 2015.

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Polish election: incumbent wins first round [Video]

Polish election: incumbent wins first round

Incumbent Andrzej Duda won the most votes in the first round of the Polish presidential election, an exit poll showed, setting the stage for a tight run-off vote that may shape Poland's relations with..

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Poland's Duda leads in presidential election first round [Video]

Poland's Duda leads in presidential election first round

Latest poll shows Andrzej Duda ahead with almost 42 percent of votes against Mayor Rafal Trzaskowski with 30.4 percent.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:30Published
Poland presidential election: Is Warsaw's pro-EU mayor a real threat to incumbent Andrzej Duda? [Video]

Poland presidential election: Is Warsaw's pro-EU mayor a real threat to incumbent Andrzej Duda?

Poland presidential election: Is Warsaw's pro-EU mayor a real threat to incumbent Andrzej Duda?

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 02:37Published
Stars of banned condom ad fear Duda's re-election [Video]

Stars of banned condom ad fear Duda's re-election

For Jakub Kwiecinski, a ban by Poland's public broadcaster on a condom advert featuring him and his husband has come as no surprise, but it does make him uneasy about what targets a government..

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Polish incumbent wins first round of presidential vote - exit poll

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Incumbent Andrzej Duda won the most votes in the first round of the Polish presidential election on Sunday (June 28), an exit poll showed, setting the stage for a tight run-off vote that may shape..
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Poland presidential election heads for second round - exit poll

President Andrzej Duda finishes first but without enough votes to win outright, exit polls indicate.
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Poland holds presidential election delayed by pandemic

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poles began voting in a presidential election Sunday that had been scheduled for May but was delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, a ballot taking place amid deep cultural and..
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Poland's clash of values in presidential election

If President Andrzej Duda loses, the opposition could force a change in Polish politics.
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Sunday election in Poland a test for president and populism

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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s right-wing president, Andrzej Duda, is fighting for a second term in an election Sunday that will test whether he was helped by a campaign that depicted LGBT rights..
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Trump hosts Poland’s anti-LGBTQ president at White House

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Polish President President Trump on Wednesday met with the anti-LGBTQ president of Poland at the White House. Two senior administration officials who briefed reporters on Tuesday said NATO and economic..
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Trump to move US troops from Germany to Poland

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Gay ideology is worse than communism, says Poland’s president

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Polish and U.S. presidents to discuss nuclear energy

Polish President Andrzej Duda said on Thursday that he would discuss cooperation with the United States on nuclear energy in talks with President Donald Trump in Washington next week.
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Trump to meet with Poland's Duda at White House next week

U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with Polish President Andrzej Duda in Washington next week, the first visit by a foreign leader to the White House since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Poland's President Duda may visit Washington after Trump announcement on troop cuts in Germany – reports

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Polish president may visit U.S. after Trump troop announcement: media

Discussions are under way for a possible visit by Polish President Andrzej Duda to Washington, Polish media reported, as Warsaw looks to boost the U.S. military's presence in the former communist..
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Polish president says foreign media took LGBT comments "out of context"

Polish President Andrzej Duda on Sunday asked international media to "stop distributing fake news" after extensive coverage of a campaign speech in which he compared what he called LGBT "ideology" to..
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Polish election: Andrzej Duda says LGBT 'ideology' worse than communism

The favourite to win Poland's 28 June election denounces gay rights activism as an alien ideology.
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Polish president campaigns to fight ‘LGBT ideology’

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ELECTIONEERING: Andrzej Duda has launched a ‘family charter’ to appeal to his base, a large proportion of whom think that the LGBT movement is Poland’s biggest threat The Guardian Gay rights and..
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Polish archbishop urges protection of 'family values' ahead of vote

A Polish archbishop on Thursday sought to reaffirm Christian family values at the heart of conservative President Andrzej Duda's re-election campaign, saying foreign "ideologies" were undermining the..
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Polish president says he would ban LGBT teaching in schools

President Andrzej Duda vowed on Wednesday to ban teaching about LGBT issues in Poland's schools in an apparent pitch to his conservative base during an increasingly tight race for the June 28..
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Polish government wins confidence vote

Poland's ruling nationalists won a vote of confidence on Thursday, as they sought to shore up their authority amid a series of incidents that have threatened to derail the election campaign of their..
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Polish president would lose in election second round: poll

Polish President Andrzej Duda would lose in a second round run-off against either of his main election challengers, according to a an SWPS University poll cited by Polish media, in a sign the vote may..
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Polish president's lead in polls narrows sharply ahead of election

Conservative Polish President Andrzej Duda has seen his lead narrow sharply ahead of an election expected to take place in coming weeks, opinion polls have shown, after preparations for a May 10 ballot..
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Poland's president says he hopes for election as soon as possible

Poland's President Andrzej Duda said on Thursday that he hopes the country's presidential election will be held as soon as possible, after members of the ruling alliance agreed to postpone the vote..
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Polish president selects acting Supreme Court head

Polish President Andrzej Duda nominated a former official from the nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) government's Justice Ministry as acting head of the Supreme Court on Thursday, to pick a replacement..
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Polish president well ahead for May vote, but criticism rises

President Andrzej Duda, an ally of Poland's ruling nationalists, is set to win re-election by a landslide in May, two opinion poll showed on Thursday, amid an intensifying dispute over holding the vote..
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Poland president may win landslide as opposition voters stay away: poll

Polish President Andrzej Duda, an ally of the ruling nationalists, may be re-elected next month by a landslide, an opinion poll showed on Thursday, as the opposition renewed calls for a delay to the..
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Poland's PiS seeks constitutional change to extend president's term

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Polish president wants firms to be relieved from social security payments

Poland's President Andrzej Duda said on Thursday he asked Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki to exempt all Polish firms from social security payments for three months.
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Polish president says postal voting possible for May election: media

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Poland's deputy PM proposes extending current president's term

The head of Porozumienie, a party allied with the ruling nationalists, proposed on Friday to change the constitution, allowing the current President Andrzej Duda to extend his term by 2 years and..
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Poland vote could be postponed if safety not guaranteed: president

Poland should consider postponing presidential elections scheduled for May 10 if health and safety conditions can't be guaranteed, Poland's President Andrzej Duda said on Monday.
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Poland's president calls off Russia trip due to coronavirus: official

Polish President Andrzej Duda will not travel to Russia next month due to the coronavirus outbreak, a government official said, missing ceremonies marking the 10-year anniversary of a plane crash that..
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Polish president calls off big election rallies due to coronavirus

Polish President Andrzej Duda has said he will not organize large campaign meetings in a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus, raising questions over how the outbreak will affect the election due in..
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Macron: France neither pro-Russian nor anti-Russian but simply pro-European

French President Emmanuel Macron told Polish President Andrzej Duda and Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Monday that France was neither pro-Russian nor anti-Russian but simply pro-European.
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Poland plans to take part in European tank project: president

Poland wants to take part in a project to create a European tank, Presient Andrzej Duda told a news conference with France's President Emmanuel Macron during his Monday visit to Warsaw.
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Polish President Andrzej Duda said on Tuesday he had declined an Israeli invitation to attend a Holocaust memorial event this month as organizers would not allow him to speak there, even though others..
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Poland's main opposition picks moderate veteran for presidential vote

Poland's main opposition group, the center-right Civic Platform (PO), picked a party veteran known for building consensus on Saturday as its contender to unseat nationalist ally Andrzej Duda in a..
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Turkey's point of view must be acknowledged in NATO debates, Polish President Andrzej Duda said on Wednesday, after Turkey agreed to back a defense plan for the Baltics and Poland on Wednesday at the..
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U.S. likely to move some troops to Poland from elsewhere in Europe

The United States will likely move some troops to Poland from elsewhere in Europe, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday as he and Polish President Andrzej Duda met.
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Polish president balks at Donald Trump's plan to allow Russia back into the G7

Polish President Andrezj Duda has serioius concerns about Donald Trump’s push to allow Russia back into the elite G7 group of wealthy nations.
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Poland wants sanctions against Russia over Crimea to continue

President Andrzej Duda said on Saturday that Poland saw a need to maintain Western sanctions against Russia over its 2014 annexation of the Crimea region from Ukraine.
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Three Killed During Electrical Storm In Poland's Tatra Mountains

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Poland's president wants parliamentary election on Oct 13

Poland's President Andrzej Duda said on Friday he prefers Oct. 13 for the next parliamentary election which the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party is expected to win again thanks to generous social..
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