Poland gets new Commander General
Incumbent President Bronisław Komorowski has appointed General Mirosław Różański as the head of the Polish Armed Forces. Różański will be replacing gen. pil. Lech Majewski for the position of General Commander of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland.
Polish PM: our banks are safePolish Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz said on Monday that Polish banks were safe if Greece were to leave the euro zone, adding that should the Polish zloty weaken, the finance ministry and the central bank could intervene. We are safe, our banks are safe, Kopacz told reporters.
Polish parliament elects Kidawa-Błońska as speakerPolish government spokeswoman Malgorzata Kidawa-Blonska was elected as speaker of the lower house of parliament, the Sejm. Kidawa-Blonska takes over as speaker from Radoslaw Sikorski, who resigned in a government reshuffle earlier this month.