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26 October 2015

PiS (Law and Justice) winner, 242 seats 39.1% share - Poland General Election

One Warsaw voter, Małgorzata Cyganik, a 37-year-old translator, said she was afraid the election would lead to individual freedoms being curtailed. “The ideology that is coming into Polish politics [with Law and Justice] is frightening,” she said.

Poland’s opposition conservative Law and Justice party (PiS) has claimed a stunning victory in Sunday’s parliamentary election winning enough seats to govern alone.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/10/26/us-poland-election-idUSKCN0SJ00J20151026

http://www.euronews.com/2015/10/26/poland-s-eurosceptic-law-and-justice-party-wins-election/