After Poland President and 97 Passenger Tragedy, World Leaders Express Sorrow!

For Poland, plane crash in Russia rips open old wounds

Los Angeles Times – ‎2 hours ago‎
The 97 aboard a Soviet-era plane were heading to Katyn, site of the 1940 massacre of Polish prisoners of war. Now Poland, which never forgot its tragic past, must grieve the loss of its key leaders. Mourners stand amid a flood of candles and flowers …

Polish President Lech Kaczynski, 60; came to power with twin

Washington Post – ‎58 minutes ago‎
Polish President Lech Kaczynski, 60, a former anti-communist dissident who came to power with his twin brother in 2005 promising a “moral revolution,” died April 10 in a plane crash near Smolensk, Russia. His wife, Maria, and Poland’s central bank …

In quotes: Reaction to plane crash

BBC News – ‎1 hour ago‎
There has been widespread shock after President Lech Kaczynski was killed along with many other senior Polish figures in a plane crash in western Russia early on Saturday. Here is a selection of reactions from around the world. .

Leaders express sorrow at Polish president’s death

Newsday (subscription) – ‎2 hours ago‎
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Kaczynski family, the loved ones of those killed in this tragic plane crash, and the Polish nation. 
**April 11thUpdate

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One Response

  1. So sad. RIP all on board. My parents are from Poland, so its kinda personal for me.

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