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ВАРШАВА – До сих пор, “нелиберальная” контрреволюция Премьер-министра Венгрии Виктора Орбана и Председателя Польской партии Право и Справедливость (ПиС) Ярослава Качиньского намеревалась расправиться с независимой судебной властью, общественными СМИ и – в случае правительства Орбана – даже частными университетами, такими как Центральный европейский университет в Будапеште. Но сейчас очевидно, что даже военные могут быть взяты под контроль одной политической партии. В Польше ПиС проводит революционную реорганизацию армии, подобно которой не видели с момента введения коммунистического режима.

В недавнем коммюнике Минобороны раскрывается масштаб изменений, которых требует ПиС, а также их политическая основа. В коммюнике говорится, что “Министр обороны Антоний Мацеревич осуществил широкомасштабные кадровые изменения на самых высоких уровнях оперативных подразделений, заменив офицеров выбранных Гражданской платформой”. “В Генеральном штабе эти изменения охватывают 90% командных позиций, а в Верховном командовании 82%”.

Утверждение Качиньского о том, что ныне уволенные офицеры были связаны с Гражданской платформой (бывшей правящей партией), абсолютно необоснованно. После собственного шокирующего увольнения, Командующий Польскими вооруженными силами Мирослав Рожански указал на абсурдность ситуации: “Я получил свою первую звезду от Президента Александра Квасьневского, вторую от Леха Качиньского и третью от Бронислава Коморовского”. Только Коморовский был с Гражданской Платформой.

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