Saturday, Oct 23, 2021
Focus on the big picture

Poland court ruling: 'A nuclear strike on the EU legal order' • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE24, 13 Oct 2021
Last week, #Poland's constitutional court ruled that Polish laws have supremacy over those of the #EU in areas where they clash. There are concerns that the country could now effectively could be forced into a "#Polexit" out of the EU as it is no longer playing by the bloc's rules. On Sunday, large demonstrations in support of Polish EU membership took place across Poland and abroad, a sign of Poles' enthusiasm for the European project. We spoke to Laurent Pech, head of the law and politics department at Middlesex University in London. He called last week's bombshell court decision "a nuclear strike on the EU legal order".

🔔 Subscribe to France 24 now:
🔴 LIVE - Watch FRANCE 24 English 24/7 here:

🌍 Read the latest International News and Top Stories:

Like us on Facebook:
Follow us on Twitter:
Discover the news in pictures on Instagram:
Related Articles