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Poland’s President Appoints Daughter As Unpaid Advisor

FILE – This Sunday, July 12, 2020 file photograph exhibits Polish President Andrzej Duda flashing a victory signal, joined by with spouse Agata Kornhauser-Duda, entrance left, and daughter Kinga Duda, entrance proper, on the night time of his re-election, in Pultusk, Poland. Duda has appointed his 25-year-old daughter as an unpaid adviser on social points, a transfer that has triggered accusations of nepotism.(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski, File)

Poland’s president, Andrzej Duda, has appointed his 25yearold daughter, Kinga, to be an unpaid adviser on social points.

  • Associated Press
  • Last Updated: September 17, 2020, 5:12 PM IST


WARSAW, Poland: Poland’s president, Andrzej Duda, has appointed his 25-year-old daughter, Kinga, to be an unpaid adviser on social points.

The president harassed on Twitter late Wednesday that his daughter was working as a volunteer and doesn’t obtain any remuneration.”

The appointment nonetheless raised some allegations of nepotism by critics of Duda and the ruling right-wing celebration that backs him, Law and Justice.

Kinga Duda, a lawyer, has already been dubbed by presidential critics as Poland’s Ivanka Trump, a reference to President Donald Trump’s daughter, who performs a key position within the U.S. administration.

Kinga Duda has for essentially the most half not performed a visual position within the presidency of her father, who gained his first five-year time period in 2015 and was re-elected in July.

However she seized the nation’s consideration with an election night time speech in July during which she referred to as for all folks in society to be revered regardless of their variations. It was seen as an try to melt her father’s picture.

During his marketing campaign, Duda spoke out repeatedly towards the motion for better civil rights for lesbians, gays, bisexual and transgender folks. He referred to as the LGBT rights motion an ideology extra harmful than communism, and mentioned at one level that LGBT persons are not folks.

Kinga Duda struck a really totally different message, saying all folks ought to really feel secure and accepted.

Nobody deserves to be hated, completely no person, she informed her father’s supporters on election night time.

LGBT rights activists say they’ve seen a pointy rise within the variety of hate crimes focusing on LGBT folks in current months, and have extensively denounced Kinga Duda’s enchantment as an act of hypocrisy.

The presidential web site says she was appointed in August.

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