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  1. Coffee spill blamed as Serbian president's plane plummetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The First Post

    ... Chicago to Frankfurt after it caused communications and navigation problems. In 2010 the Polish president, Lech Kaczynski, and scores of other senior figures were killed in a plane crash in Russia. For further concise, balanced comment and analysis ...

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  2. The sorrowful anniversary of the Smolensk TragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CNN

    Five years have passed since the date of the Smolensk tragedy. At dawn on April 10, 2010 an aircraft Tu-154 with Polish President Lech Kaczynski on board crashed in the city of Smolensk, Russia.

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  3. Today in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... round of voting. Defending champion Catherine Ndereba Tens of thousands of Poles bade farewell to President Lech Kaczynski at a state funeral in Krakow. Brian Davis called a two-stroke penalty on himself on the first playoff hole to give Jim Furyk a ...

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  4. In Poland, a Tragedy of Negligence, a Legacy of BlameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Transitions Online

    ... way to Katyn to commemorate the massacre, a large segment of the Polish elite was destroyed, as President Lech Kaczynski, his wife, and almost 100 top Polish politicians and army officers died in a plane crash at the military airport in Smolensk, ...

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  5. Grounded: Russia-Poland RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Real Clear Politics

    ... On April 10, 2010, a Polish government aircraft attempted to land in dense fog in Smolensk, western Russia. Lech Kaczynski, then Poland's president, was on the plane. He was leading a delegation of the country's military and political top brass. ...

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  6. Poland Marks Fifth Anniversary Of Smolensk CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Big News Network.com

    ... other senior officials. The crash, in Smolensk, western Russia, killed 96 people, including Polish President Lech Kaczynski, his wife, the central-bank governor, top army commanders, and other high-ranking officials. The high-level delegation was ...

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  7. Poland marks fifth anniversary...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Warsaw Voice

    Poland commemorated on Friday five years since the plane carrying President Lech Kaczynski and 95 other people including Poland's top officials crashed in near the Smolensk military airport. The Polish delegation was en route to memorial ceremonies in Katyn for thousands of Polish army officers killed by the Soviet secret police in 1940.

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  8. Poland marks 5th anniversary of presidential plane disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Newsday

    Jaroslaw Kaczynski, Law and Justice party leader and twin brother of late Polish president Lech Kaczynski, prays at the Presidential Palace during a ceremony marking the 5th anniversary of the presidential plane crash near Smolensk, Russia, Friday, April 10, 2015, in Warsaw, Poland. The photograph at left shows Lech Kaczynski and his wife Maria, who also died in the crash.

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  9. Poland marks fifth anniversary of Smolensk tragic plane crashRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Xinhuanet

    Poland marked on Friday the fifth anniversary of the plane crash in which 96 Polish people, including the then-Polish President Lech Kaczynski, were killed. The Polish air force plane, carrying a delegation on their way to take part in events commemorating the Polish victims of the Katyn executions, crashed in the Russia n city of Smolensk on April 10, 2010.

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  10. Russia refuses to hand plane wreckage to PolandRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Russia has refused to hand over to Poland the wreckage of a Polish government airliner five years after it crashed in western Russia killing Poland's president, Lech Kaczynski, his wife Maria and dozens of the country's political, military and civil elite.

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  11. Memorial event to honour victims of Smolensk plane crash banned in MinskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Charter97

    ... at Smolensk Severnyj airfield. All 88 passengers and 8 crew members died, including the President of Poland Lech Kaczynski , his wife Maria Kaczynska , a number of prominent Polish politicians, almost the entire military command, public and ...

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  12. Poles still divided over Russia crash five years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Yahoo!

    Poles on Friday marked the fifth anniversary of the deadly plane crash in Russia that killed then president Lech Kaczynski and 95 officials, amid continued controversy over the causes. With the May 10 presidential elections just around the corner and fresh leaks of cockpit transcripts, opposition politicians allege the accident was a political assassination that the government is trying to hush up.

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  13. The fifth anniversary of the tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | TrekEarth

    Five years ago aircraft with the president of Poland crashed under Russian Smolensk. A wife of Lech Kaczynski and outstanding representatives of the Polish government also died.

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  14. Poland marks fifth anniversary of Smolensk plane disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    Poland is marking the anniversary of the plane crash that killed President Lech Kaczynski and many members of his entourage in 2010. The catastrophe deepened the historical rift between Warsaw and Moscow.

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  15. Poles still divided over Russia crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Peninsula

    Poles on Friday marked the fifth anniversary of the deadly plane crash in Russia that killed then president Lech Kaczynski and 95 officials, amid continued controversy over the causes. With the May 10 presidential elections just around the corner and fresh leaks of cockpit transcripts, opposition politicians allege the accident was a political assassination that the government is trying to hush up.

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  16. Poland marks fifth anniversary of Smolensk plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Warsaw Voice

    Poland will commemorate today five years since the plane carrying President Lech Kaczynski and 95 other people including Poland's top officials crashed in near the Smolensk military airport. The Polish delegation was en route to memorial ceremonies in Katyn for thousands of Polish army officers killed by the Soviet secret police in 1940.

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  17. Poland remembers Smolensk air crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | BBC News

    Poland is marking the fifth anniversary of the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed its president, Lech Kaczynski, and 95 others. This week a Polish radio station, RMF FM, leaked a transcript of cockpit recordings suggesting that presidential aides had put pressure on the pilots to land at Smolensk despite thick fog.

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  18. Body found in Holyoke reservoir identified as missing Amherst manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | WWLP

    Poland is marking the fifth anniversary of the plane crash that killed President Lech Kaczynski and 95 members of his The cast and production crew of The Flash discuss at WonderCon about what to expect in the final episodes of the season.

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  19. Polish president's plane crash: Prosecutors release new transcripts confirming 3rd party in cockpitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Russia Taday

    ... height of 100 meters. The Polish presidential plane crashed while trying to land on April 10, 2010. President Lech Kaczynski and his entourage were en route to a ceremony commemorating the 1940 Katyn Forest Massacre, in which thousands of Polish ...

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  20. Smolensk Plane Crash To Be Remembered On Fifth AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Weekday Magazine

    Commemorations are planned in Warsaw on April 10 to mark the five year anniversary of the plane crash that killed Poland's president and other senior officials. The crash, in Smolensk, western Russia, killed 96 people, including Polish President Lech Kaczynski, his wife, the central bank governor, top army commanders and other high-ranking officials.

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