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  1. Poland's prime minister wins confidence voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Deutsche Welle

    ... once accused Tusk of covering up a 2010 plane crash which claimed the life of hs twin brother, then-president Lech Kaczynski. Prime Minister Kopacz personally extended the olive branch to Kaczynski, leader of the opposition, saying "it's high time ...

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  2. Poland profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Newsday

    ... credit line for Poland of $20.6 billion to help it weather the global economic crisis. 2010 April - President Lech Kaczynski and many other senior officials are killed in a plane crash while on his way to a ceremony in Russia marking the 70th ...

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  3. Poland profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | Newsday

    Bronislaw Komorowski, the speaker of parliament, became acting president on the death of President Lech Kaczynski in a plane crash in April 2010. He defeated Mr Kaczynski's twin brother and former prime minister, Jaroslaw, in the July second round of the presidential election.

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  4. Babushka blames PoroshenkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Pravda

    ... out the hard way if they favor Putin and Russia. Yanukovych escaped death but former President of Poland, Lech Kaczynski, did not. The US blamed Putin for the crash just like they blame him for everything under the sun to keep up the illusion and ...

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  5. Growing censorship in Lithuania - The Baltic TimesRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | The Baltic Times

    ... of the Ukrainian news agency UNIAN claiming that the 2010 crash of the plane carrying Polish president Lech Kaczynski to Katyn was not an accident but a planned terrorist attack" "Although the story about Kaczynski is a particularly egregious case ...

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  6. Barack Obama's Funeral FavoritismRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | American Thinker

    ... to attend a Polish celebrity golf tournament he wouldn't let Eyjafjallajkull stand in the way. Poland's Lech Kaczynski wasn't the only world leader's funeral Obama neglected to attend. The president also rejected an invite to the funeral of Ronald ...

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  7. Putina s WarRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Warsaw Voice

    ... Politicians who systematically sounded the alarm against Moscow's aggressive ways included Polish President Lech Kaczynski, who died in 2010 when a government plane carrying him and 95 others crashed near Smolensk, Russia. His assessment of the ...

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  8. How the Polish Right Is Making Political Hay Out of MH17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Foreign Policy

    ... in Smolensk, Russia on April 10, 2010 with 96 people on board, including the country's then-president, Lech Kaczynski. That crash is seared in the Polish national memory, and last week's events in eastern Ukraine are bringing back painful memories ...

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  9. Malaysia Airlines crash: How can we hold Putin to account?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | Lim Kit Siang

    ... been happy with the Russian performance following the plane crash at Smolensk in 2010 that killed President Lech Kaczynski and scores of senior Poles en route to a memorial service for the Katyn massacres. But Russia insists that under international ...

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  10. Poland opens criminal probe into parachuting crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | The Olympian

    ... flight. The incident is Poland's worst civilian plane accident in several years. In 2010, Poland's President Lech Kaczynski and 95 other top officials were killed when the Polish president's plane crashed in Russia. The Olympian is pleased to ...

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  11. Polish ruling party paid off election rival, report cites secret tape as showingRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... Donald, right? It was just because we've paid his debts." Tusk lost the election in a second round run-off to Lech Kaczynski, who served as president until he died in a plane crash in 2010. Tusk became prime minister in 2007, after his Civic ...

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  12. 'Polish ruling party paid rival to withdraw'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... Donald, right? It was just because we've paid his debts." Tusk lost the election in a second round run-off to Lech Kaczynski, who served as president until he died in a plane crash in 2010. Tusk became prime minister in 2007, after his Civic ...

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  13. Belzec: Past and PresentRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... for the Protection of Struggle and Martyrdom sites. Tragically, he was on the plane carrying Polish President Lech Kaczynski and his entourage that crashed near Smolensk in 2010. In June 2004, a thousand invited guests, including the president and ...

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  14. PolandRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2013 | CFR.org

    ... as evinced by the maintenance of constitutional order after the 2010 plane crash that killed President Lech Kaczynski and dozens of other dignitaries. The country has also prospered during the last decade. Not only has Poland managed to achieve the ...

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  15. 40th Annual Detroit Tigers Polish American Night at Comerica ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2010 | AmericaJR

    ... Big Daddy Lackowski & the La-De-Das.The pregame show will be dedicated to the memories of Polish President Lech Kaczynski and First Lady Maria Kaczynski and Members of the Presidential Delegation to Katyn that perished in the April 10, 2010 airplane ...

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  16. Chicago-area artist among the dead in Polish presidential plane crashRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2010 | Examiner.com

    As Poland mourns the death of 98 people, including President Lech Kaczynski and his wife, in a fatal crash near Smolensk, Russia , the tragedy has hit home for Chicago 's Polish community.

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  17. Polish President Lech Kaczynski dies in plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2010 | Examiner.com

    President of Poland Lech Kaczynski, and 96 others died in a plane crash in heavy fog in western Russia near Smolensk on Saturday morning.

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  18. Polish Montrealers mourn the loss of their PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... mourner " I was watching the news and hearing comments, seeing how people were reacting." Polish President Lech Kaczynski, his wife Maria, several top military officials and the head of Poland's national bank Saturday were among 97 people who were ...

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  19. Poland's Gen. Wojciech Jaruzelski dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... Solidarity activists were imprisoned, including future presidents Lech Walesa - the Solidarity leader - and Lech Kaczynski. Yet Jaruzelski, who headed the government from 1981-85 and the party from 1981 until the communist regime's collapse in 1989, ...

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  20. Poland's last communist leader Gen. Wojciech Jaruzelski dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | The China Post

    ... Solidarity activists were imprisoned, including future Polish presidents Walesa - the Solidarity leader - and Lech Kaczynski. Jaruzelski, who headed the government from 1981-85 and the party from 1981 until the communist regime's collapse in 1989, ...

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