PBS NewsHour

Why Poland's conservative government is causing the EU alarm

Clip: 07/26/2019 | 8m 27s | Video has closed captioning.

Former Soviet bloc nations are bracing for a fight with the European Union over how they govern. Recent behavior by Hungary and Poland concerns EU officials, who warn they will crack down on member states that fail to uphold modern European democratic values. But experts say Poland’s special relationship with President Trump may induce it to resist. Special correspondent Malcolm Brabant reports.

Aired: 07/26/19

Rating: NR

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