Polish left parties sign coalition deal
October 4, 2013
Leszek Miller and Waldemar Witkowski
Leszek Miller and Waldemar Witkowski, the leaders of the Democratic Left Alliance (SLD) and Union of Labor (UP), on Thursday signed a coalition agreement for the European Parliamentary and local government elections in 2014 and the national parliamentary election in 2015.
The parties are to draw up a joint manifesto and election lists.
Only the SLD is now represented in the Polish parliament. Miller said that the parties would cooperate as equal partners.