EU funding withheld from six Polish towns over ‘LGBTQ-free’ zones

In 2019, crowds gathered to show solidarity with an LGBT rights march that was attacked by far-right extremists in Bialystok. Aa Aa The European Union has rejected grants under a twinning programme to six Polish cities because of their attitude to the LGBTQ community. The announcement was confirmed on Twitter by the EU’s Equality Commissioner, Helena Dalli. “EU values and fundamental rights must be respected by member states and public authorities,” Helena Dalli said […]





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