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28th Aug 2016

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Report: Polish public media to sack all employees

All journalists, editors, producers and directors working at Poland's national television company TVP, Polish Radio, press agency PAP and 17 local channels will be sacked to give the new management free hands on who to rehire under a second media bill under preparation, according to a draft seen by PAP.

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