Polish President: Jews Safer In Poland Than Western Europe

dpatopbilder epa04764782 Presidential candidate for main rightwing party Law and Justice (PiS) Andrzej Duda (L) with his wife Agata Kornhauser-Duda (L-back) and daughter Kinga Duda (R) vote at a polling station during Poland's presidential elections in Krakow, Poland, 24 May 2015. Voting started in Poland's presidential run-off election that pits challenger Andrzej Duda against incumbent Bronislaw Komorowski. Some 30 million people are eligible to vote in the poll, with conservative Duda emerging as the leading candidate in the first round two weeks ago, although falling short of an overall majority. The two candidates are neck and neck in opinion polls. EPA/JACEK BEDNARCZYK POLAND OUT (recrop) (zu dpa "Prognose: Duda siegt bei Präsidenten-Stichwahl in Polen" am 24.05.2015) +++(c) dpa - Bildfunk+++

Jews are safer in Poland than in Western Europe, the country’s president Andrzej Duda said Thursday on a state visit to Israel, even as he rejected any historic culpability by his country during the Holocaust.