Poland President Duda 'will sign' controversial Holocaust bill

Poland President Duda 'will sign' controversial Holocaust bill
 

Poland's president says he will sign a controversial Holocaust bill, despite angry protests from Israel and the US.
Andrzej Duda defended the legislation, which will make it illegal to accuse Poland of complicity in such Nazi crimes committed under occupation.
The Polish government says it aims to stop the Polish nation or state being blamed for the atrocities.
But Israel and the US have raised concerns it could lead to Holocaust survivors facing criminal charges.
In a speech on Tuesday, Mr Duda acknowledged that individual Poles did commit crimes against Jews during World War Two.
But he... read more

 
6 February 2018 in World News, Views: 38
Source: BBC
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