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  1. Poles vote in presidential cliffhangerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... for a comeback both in the presidency and parliament. Kaczynski -- whose twin brother the late president Lech Kaczynski died in a 2010 plane crash in Russia -- is making no secret of his wish to return to power. A Duda win could pave the PiS's way ...

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  2. Poles to vote in presidential cliffhangerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... for a comeback both in the presidency and parliament. Kaczynski -- whose twin brother the late president Lech Kaczynski died in a 2010 plane crash in Russia -- is making no secret of his wish to return to power. A Duda win could pave the PiS's way ...

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  3. Polish voters to decide on presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BBC News

    In the first round on 10 May, neither Conservative challenger Andrzej Duda nor incumbent Bronislaw Komorowski gained the 50% needed to win outright. Mr Duda edged Mr Komorowski, who had been the favourite and is looking for a second term, by 34.7% to 33.7%.

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  4. Poland presidential vote could bring return to turbulenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RecordNET

    ... memories of the historic foes. A skeptical stance toward the EU created tensions with Brussels. In 2006, Lech Kaczynski canceled an official visit to Germany after a left-leaning German paper satirized him as "Poland's new potato," longing to rule ...

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  5. Why Poland's presidential election may shake up the European UnionRead the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski and his wife Anna speak to the media after voting in the first round of the presidential election at a polling station in Warsaw, Poland, May 10, 2015. REUTERS/Slawomir Kaminski / Agencja Gazeta Warsaw has long been as island of stability in an increasingly volatile Central and Eastern Europe.

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  6. Polish presidential run-off a razor-edge raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Peninsula

    ... both in the presidency and parliament. Kaczynski -- an ex-premier and the twin brother of the late president Lech Kaczynski, who died in a 2010 plane crash in Russia -- makes no secret of his desire to return to power. A Duda win could bring him ...

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  7. Both Polish candidates good for Azerbaijan: Polish expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Today.Az

    ... based on the policy pursued at the time by one of the leaders of the Law and Justice Party - late President Lech Kaczynski. "He was the man who raised the relations with Azerbaijan to an entirely new level. Kaczynski was concentrated on having good ...

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  8. Second round of polls to decide future Polish presidentRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Big News Network.com

    ... to the elections, which favorued Komorowski, 62, who became president in 2010 after the death of President Lech Kaczynski in a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia. "We should listen to the voters, because it's evidently necessary to mobilise all ...

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  9. Komorowskis presidential setback spells trouble for the Polish gov'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The China Post

    ... Duda - whose PiS party is led by Jaroslaw Kaczynski, a former premier and twin brother of the late president Lech Kaczynski - also sought to appeal to youths but with a more hands-on approach. Main opposition candidate Andrzej Duda, who narrowly ...

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  10. Komorowski's presidential setback spells trouble for Polish govtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Peninsula

    ... Duda -- whose PiS party is led by Jaroslaw Kaczynski, a former premier and twin brother of the late president Lech Kaczynski -- also sought to appeal to youths but with a more hands-on approach. His staff handed out free coffee outside the subway ...

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  11. Shock result in Polish vote could signal larger power shiftRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... Kaczynski has blamed Russian President Vladimir Putin for the death of his twin brother, the late President Lech Kaczynski, in a 2010 plane crash. No evidence has emerged to back up his theory. Adam Michnik, editor of the influential daily Gazeta ...

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  12. Shock result in Polish vote could signal larger power shiftRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | KDWN

    ... Kaczynski has blamed Russian President Vladimir Putin for the death of his twin brother, the late President Lech Kaczynski, in a 2010 plane crash. No evidence has emerged to back up his theory. Adam Michnik, editor of the influential daily Gazeta ...

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  13. Komorowski's presidential setback spells trouble for Polish govtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Duda - whose PiS party is led by Jaroslaw Kaczynski, a former premier and twin brother of the late president Lech Kaczynski - also sought to appeal to youths but with a more hands-on approach. His staff handed out free coffee outside the subway ...

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  14. Second round of polls to decide future Polish presidentRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Newkerala.com

    ... to the elections, which favorued Komorowski, 62, who became president in 2010 after the death of President Lech Kaczynski in a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia. Komorowski said "the result of the exit poll is a serious warning for the entire team in ...

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  15. Low Turnout Marks Poland's Presidential VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Sofia News Agency

    ... percent. Komorowski, who was been in office since 2010. A few months before he was elected, his predecessor Lech Kaczynski died in a plane crash alongside a number of officials who were flying to Smolensk , Russia, to attend a Katyn Massacre ...

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  16. Motley mix of players challenge Polish president in electionRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | KDWN

    ... leader aligned with the ruling center-right Civic Platform party, won office in 2010 after his predecessor, Lech Kaczynski, died in a plane crash. His time in office has been marked by general harmony with his allies in government. He has long ...

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  17. Poland votes in presidential pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | BBC News

    Poland is voting for a new head of state, with President Bronislaw Komorowski hoping to win a second term in office. Opinion polls put him in the lead, but if no candidate wins more than 50% of the vote there will be a second round.

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  18. Motley mix of players challenge Polish president in electionAP...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | TheCourier.com

    ... leader aligned with the ruling center-right Civic Platform party, won office in 2010 after his predecessor, Lech Kaczynski, died in a plane crash. His time in office has been marked by general harmony with his allies in government. He has long ...

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  19. Merkel says sanctions on Russia should be tied to fulfilling Minsk peace agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Deutsche Welle

    ... Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. 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. Poland has ...

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

    Apr 22, 2015 | 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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