Poland’s President Wins First Round of Election

WARSAW—Poland’s President Andrzej Duda received the initial spherical of an election on Sunday, but without the easy the greater part he required to keep away from a runoff, as turnout broke quarter-century-outdated records in the European Union’s initial countrywide election due to the fact the coronavirus pandemic swept the continent.

Mr. Duda received forty two% of the vote, in accordance to exit polls released by independent broadcaster TVN, in an election in which authorities weren’t confident how numerous voters would courageous Covid-19 to forged ballots. Some sixty three% of qualified voters ultimately…

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South Korean President Issues Warning to North Korea

SEOUL—South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday warned North Korea towards conducting any armed attack on Seoul subsequent many weeks of rising tensions that have dragged inter-Korean relations to their least expensive position in decades.

Mr. Moon’s stern remarks had been unusually strong for a president who has devoted the past 3 decades to improving relations with Pyongyang. Throughout that period of time, he engaged North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in 3 summits and in 2018 facilitated the initial summit involving a sitting U.S. president…

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