Polish PM Donald Tusk and European Council President Herman Van Rompuy
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Poland celebrates new EU steering role

Poland has taken on the six-month presidency of the European Union for the first time, marking the event with celebrations in Warsaw.

Polish politicians say they see the presidency and the EU as deeply positive, despite the economic crisis in parts of Europe.

Hywel Davis reports.

  • 02 Jul 2011
  • From the section Europe