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Polish farmers protest over EU policies, Ukrainian imports: audio report

15.02.2024 22:30
Last Friday, Polish farmers started a new wave of nationwide protests, slated to continue indefinitely.
Photo:PAP/Darek Delmanowicz

They voiced frustration with certain new European Union policies, particularly those associated with the Green Deal and those keeping EU markets open to Ukrainian agri-food produce.

By blocking roads and expressing their discontent, Poland's farmers have aligned with protests by their counterparts in other European nations, such as France, Italy, Portugal, Bulgaria and Spain.

Radio Poland's Marcin Matuszewski has the story.

Click on the audio player above to listen.