Incumbent Andrzej Duda's win in the presidential runoff strengthens the position of Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party, in power since 2015, the Belgian daily Le Soir wrote on Monday, adding that the "conservative" candidate defeated the "liberal."
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban expressed on Monday his congratulations to President Andrzej Duda on winning the Polish presidential election and posted a Facebook picture of him and Duda with the inscription "Bravo!"
Andrzej Duda's success in the presidential election is a victory for the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party which now has a clear path to continue its radical programme of restructuring Poland, Brussels-based portal Politico wrote on Monday.
Jiri Ovcacek, spokesman for Czech President Milos Zeman congratulated Polish President Andrzej Duda on his victory in the presidential elections and declared that it was good news for the Visegrad Group, among other organisations.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Twitter on Monday congratulated his Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda on his victory in the Sunday presidential runoff vote.
The victory of incumbent President Andrzej Duda will guarantee, in the next term of office, "constructive cooperation" between the president and the government, government spokesman Piotr Muller told PAP, commenting on the partial results of the presidential election.
Having presented results from 99.97 percent of polling stations on Monday morning, the State Electoral Commission (PKW) announced that incumbent President Andrzej Duda received 51.21 percent of the votes in the run-off of the presidential election on Sunday.
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Friday laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Warsaw to mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day, when fighting in Europe stopped at the end of World War II.
America shall remain forever grateful to Poland's valiant heroes and their sacrifice for freedom, wrote US Ambassador to Poland Georgette Mosbacher, on Twitter, on the 75th anniversary of the end of World War Two.
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Kamil Stoch of Poland won the individual competition of the FIS World Cup in Zakopane on Sunday. Stefan Kraft of Austria came second.