In Warsaw in front of the constitutional court passes a mass demonstration

В Варшаве возле конституционного суда проходит массовая демонстрация

In Warsaw, near the constitutional court building held a mass demonstration. This was reported by “Polish radio”.

The campaign is organized by the Committee for the defence of democracy. It involves also representatives of the opposition parties.

Demonstrators hold posters depicting the President of the court of Andrzej Galinsoga. On Monday expires 9-year term of office of a judge.

In the speech at the beginning of the demonstration, the leader of the Committee for the defence of democracy Mateusz Kijowski thanked the head of the court for a “lesson of democracy” and his position on the post of the President of the constitutional court.

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Rzeplinski opposed the reform of the constitutional court. Criticism was also made by the EU.

Today’s demonstration is in parallel with the ongoing Friday protests of the opposition in the Sejm.

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Recall, the ruling party of Poland “law and justice” announced the intention to establish in the Seimas of the Media center, which will be a key point of interaction between politicians and journalists. In addition, under the new rules, from next year, the record at the meeting will be able to conduct only five Polish broadcasters. The initiators of these restrictions stated that journalists distract the deputies, asking unnecessary questions. Journalists need to abandon plans to change the organization of work of journalists in Parliament. Because of this, the country erupted into mass demonstrations.