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  1. Thousands protest election results in PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | KFVS12

    ... Kaczynski has also said that a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia, in 2010 that killed his brother, President Lech Kaczynski, and 95 others, was not an accident. He accuses Russian leader Vladimir Putin and former Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk of ...

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  2. Thousands of Polish opposition party supporters protest election resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Kaczynski has also said that a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia, in 2010 that killed his brother, President Lech Kaczynski, and 95 others, was not an accident. He accuses Russian leader Vladimir Putin and former Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk of ...

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  3. In BriefRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Warsaw Voice

    ... that it can protect the weak and does not need to fear the strong," said Duda, citing former Polish president Lech Kaczynski, who was killed in a plane crash April 10, 2010, near Smolensk, Russia. Duda, 42, holds a Ph.D. in law and works at the ...

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  4. PiS reveals its candidate for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Warsaw Voice

    ... was undersecretary of state at the chancellery of Jaroslaw's Kaczynski's twin brother, the late president Lech Kaczynski, who was killed in the 2010 Smolensk air crash. PiS press spokesman Marcin Mastalerek has told Polish Radio that Duda "has views ...

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  5. Museum of the History of Polis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Warsaw Voice

    ... of Poland. An International Honorary Committee chaired by Shimon Peres was set up, and in 2005 then-President Lech Kaczynski signed an agreement on the foundation of the museum. The designers of the building, Finnish architects Ilmari Lahdelma and ...

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  6. Oil CEO in sad toll of famed plane crash Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | SFGate

    Christophe De Margerie was among many renowned people whose lives have ended in a plane crash. Here's a look at some others: Lech Kaczynski : A plane carrying the Polish president crashed in heavy fog on approach to the military airport in Smolensk, Russia, killing him and 95 others on board in 2010.

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  7. Oil CEO in sad toll of famed plane crash victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... on a tiny island. His body has never been found. FILE - In this April 8, 2010, file photo, Poland's President Lech Kaczynski answers questions during a meeting with the media in the Presidential palace in Vilnius, Lithuania. Kaczynski is one of many ...

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

    Oct 1, 2014 | 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. '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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  20. 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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