In her speech, Marshal of the Sejm Elżbieta Witek commented on the visa scandal at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Polish national volleyball team won the gold medal at the European Championships for the second time in history. In Italy, a military plane fell and hit a car carrying a family with small children. Here are five things to know on Sunday.
1. Poles are European Champions
The Polish national volleyball team won the gold medal at the European Championships for the second time in history. After a very exciting final, the White and Reds defeated the Italians in Rome 3-0 (25:20, 25:21, 25:23).
Poles won gold for the first time in history in 2009. Since then, they have won bronze three times. Also at the previous European Championships, where the Italians won.
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2. The bodies of three newborns in the basement of the house
The police discovered the bodies of three newborns in the basement of a house in one of the villages in the Pomeranian Voivodeship. The 54-year-old heard five charges – three murders and two incestuous acts. His 20-year-old daughter was charged with two counts of murder and a charge of committing incest, the prosecutor’s office announced on Saturday. An autopsy of the newborns is to be performed on Sunday.
3. A military plane fell on a family driving in a car
A military plane participating in an air show near Turin crashed and hit the car in which the entire family was traveling. A five-year-old girl died. Her nine-year-old brother is seriously injured. The children’s parents and the plane’s pilot survived.
4. Speech by the Speaker of the Sejm, Elżbieta Witek
This Polish state and its authorities have detected a danger of violating procedures for issuing visas. The state acted efficiently, but the opposition is unleashing a machine of lies and hate, said the Speaker of the Sejm in her Saturday speech. Elżbieta Witek, referring to the visa scandal at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. She also attacked the Speaker of the Senate, Tomasz Grodzki, who delivered his speech the day before, and also Donald Tuskthe opposition and the European Union, especially Germany.
In his speech, the Marshal of the Senate said that he was in disbelief about further information “coming to light in connection with the government’s visa scandal.” PIS“.
5. The Dane is the hero of the Grand Prix in Vojens
Dane Leon Madsen triumphed in front of his home crowd during the Speedway Grand Prix in Vojens, the penultimate round of this year’s series. Due to disqualification, defending champion Bartosz Zmarzlik was missing, which was taken advantage of by runner-up Fredrik Lindgren. The Swede took second place, reducing the gap to the Pole to six points.
Sensational news about the disqualification of the current world champion appeared only a few dozen minutes before the start of Saturday’s competition. As it turned out, he used illegal Kevlar during qualifying, which took place a few hours earlier. Even his rivals stood up for the Polish competitor, appealing to him to be allowed to start. Ultimately, however, it will not increase w Denmark their points after breaking the rules.
Main photo source: Imago/Antonietta Baldassarre