Poland's Law and Justice Party (PiS) has secured another term in power after a convincing election win. The party is known for its welfare programs, anti-immigrant policies and social conservatism.
A march organized by far-right groups for Poland's Independence Day has drawn thousands onto the streets of Warsaw. The event has grown over the past years amid reservations about Western liberalism.
Outgoing European Council President Donald Tusk says he will not run for president of his native Poland in 2020. The decision leaves it unclear who will run against right-wing incumbent Andrzej Duda in the spring.
The European Union has repeatedly condemned Poland for its overhaul of the country's judicial system. But what reforms does it find so egregious?
Poland's ruling Law and Justice party has won the parliamentary election, according to partial official results. The main opposition parties were still hoping to gain enough support to form a coalition government.
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