Polish president says signing EU treaty “pointless”

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Polish President Lech Kaczynski will not sign the European Union's reforming treaty for now because the Irish rejection made it “pointless,” he said in a newspaper interview.

Asked by the daily Dziennin if he would sign the treaty - the last step needed for full ratification in Poland after both chambers of the parliament backed it - Kaczynski said: “This is now pointless.” (Reuters)

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