Tag: veto

The coalition wants to bypass the president’s veto. ‘The government has ways’

The coalition wants to bypass the president’s veto. ‘The government has ways’

There are signals from the government of Donald Tusk that no work will be done on President Andrzej Duda’s proposal regarding the budget law. On Saturday, President Andrzej Duda vetoed the budget bill, which included PLN 3 billion for public media. “There can be no permission for this given the blatant violation of the Constitution […]

President Duda vetoed the budget bill

President Duda vetoed the budget bill

I have decided to veto the 2024 budget bill, which includes PLN 3 billion for public media, President Duda said. Parliament is working on next year’s budget law. The document was drafted by Donald Tusk’s cabinet, but is largely based on assumptions made by Mateusz Morawiecki’s government. Revenues are planned at PLN 682 billion, and […]

US veto at the UN blocks ceasefire in Gaza

US veto at the UN blocks ceasefire in Gaza

The United States rejected the proposal for an immediate ceasefire in the Gaza Strip submitted to the United Nations Security Council. The US veto alone was enough to block the resolution, which already had 13 votes in favour, with the UK abstaining. Therefore, although the situation is critical and close to the point of no […]

Italy and 8 other member states call for the abolition of the veto in EU foreign policy

Italy and 8 other member states call for the abolition of the veto in EU foreign policy

There is no longer any unanimous decision on the foreign policy of the European Union. A group of nine member states, including Italy, wants to transform the current voting method to facilitate the adoption of measures under the Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP). For these countries, in the ever-transforming geopolitical context, the EU cannot […]

EU approves sanctions against Russia with coal embargo and veto on arms exports

EU approves sanctions against Russia with coal embargo and veto on arms exports

The European Union gave the green light today for its fifth package of sanctions against Russia for his invasion of Ukrainewhich affects the energy sector for the first time with the ban on Russian coal imports and also includes an arms embargo against Russia and the veto on high-tech exports to that country. The new […]

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