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  1. Divisive Polish party leader Kaczynski pulls the stringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Erie Times News

    ... path. The 67-year-old Law and Justice party leader, whose identical twin brother Polish President Lech Kaczynski died in a 2010 plane crash in Russia, has been in the Polish public eye since childhood. He and Lech first won fame as child actors in ...

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  2. A Tale Of Twin Brothers: Poland's Mourned Leader And Lonely MastermindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Jaroslaw Kaczynski sits before a large image of his twin brother, Lech Kaczynski, who was the president of Poland from 2005 until his death in a plane crash in 2010. Today Jaroslaw Kaczynski, a former prime minister of Poland, doesn't hold political office; but as the head of the Law and Justice party, he is functionally the leader of Poland.

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  3. Poland, Denmark back deal to keep Britain in EURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | PanArmenian Network

    ... very, very much," said Kaczynski, who is also a former prime minister and the twin brother of late president Lech Kaczynski. Carter said he looked forward to discussing the offer of ground troops with the Saudi Defense Minister in Brussels next ...

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  4. PM Cameron wins approval from Poland's Kaczynski on deal to keep Britain in EURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Reuters

    ... very, very much," said Kaczynski, who is also a former prime minister and the twin brother of late president Lech Kaczynski. "Poland has ... gained here really very much, full safety, above all, for all those who are in Britain right now, but also ...

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  5. Cameron wins approval from Polanda s Kaczynski on deal to keep Britain in EURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Peninsula

    ... very, very much," said Kaczynski, who is also a former prime minister and the twin brother of late president Lech Kaczynski. "Poland has ... gained here really very much, full safety, above all, for all those who are in Britain right now, but also ...

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  6. Tusk on trial? Poland opens new Smolensk inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | EUobserver

    ... in Moscow". The incident, six years ago, claimed the lives of 96 people, including the then Polish president Lech Kaczynski and dozens of high-ranking military staff. It stirred painful memories because it happened in the same place where Soviet ...

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  7. Poland to reopen investigation into Smolensk plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Warsaw Voice

    Poland may re-launch the inquiry into the 2010 Smolensk air crash in Russia, in which President Lech Kaczynski and 95 other people were killed, after Defense Minister Antoni Macierewicz signed a resolution allowing for a new inquiry. He said that the three previous investigations - two Polish and one Russian, that blamed human error and bad weather were riddled with "mistakes" and "abnormalities".

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  8. Warsaw Opens New Probe Into 2010 Presidential Plane Crash In RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Big News Network.com

    ... government on February 4 opened a new investigation into the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed President Lech Kaczynski and dozens of other state leaders. He said there will be 21 members of the new investigative commission, including engineers ...

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  9. Poland reopens probe into 2010 crash that killed presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Rome News

    Poland's government opened a new investigation Thursday into the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed President Lech Kaczynski, the twin brother of the chairman of the country's ruling party, and dozens of other state leaders.

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  10. Plane crash that killed Polish President Lech Kaczynski investigated againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Newsday

    The wreckage of a plane crash near Smolensk airport in Russia that killed President Lech Kaczynski is seen April 14, 2010. Photo Credit: AP Poland's government opened a new investigation Thursday into the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed President Lech Kaczynski, the twin brother of the chairman of the country's ruling party, and dozens of other state leaders.

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  11. UPDATE 1-Poland relaunches inquiry into 2010 presidential jet crash in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Reuters

    Poland's soldiers stand near a portrait of late Polish President Lech Kaczynski and wife Maria during a remembrance ceremony for the 2010 plane crash that killed Kaczynski and 95 others in Smolensk, in front of the Presidential Palace in Warsaw, Poland December 10, 2015. Poland's new government relaunched an inquiry on Thursday into the death of President Lech Kaczynski in a plane crash in Russia in 2010, a move likely to strain Warsaw's relations with its former overlord, already fragile over the Ukraine crisis.

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  12. Poland launches new investigation into 2010 presidential plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Poland's government opened a new investigation Thursday, Feb 4, into the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed President Lech Kaczynski, the twin brother of the chairman of the country's ruling party, the Associated Press reports. The development could exacerbate Poland's already deeply strained relations with Russia and is likely to deepen the ideological divide within Poland between supporters of the conservative and pro-Catholic government and a segment of society that is liberal and secular.

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  13. Poland reopens probe into 2010 plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Mercury

    ... Poland's government has opened a new investigation into the 2010 plane crash in Russia that killed President Lech Kaczynski. Defence Minister Antoni Macierewicz announced the new investigation on Thursday in Warsaw, saying the original investigation ...

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  14. Poland: Kaczynski Crash New ProsecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Transitions Online

    Poland to prosecute five officials from the previous government over 2010 air crash that killed President Lech Kaczynski and 95 others Members of the governing Law and Justice party have long argued that Donald Tusk prime minister at the time and now President of the European Commission bears some responsibility for the disaster. The move to bring legal action overturns the decision by a Warsaw prosecutor in 2014 to suspend proceedings because no crime had been committed, Radio Poland reported.

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  15. Poland's Walesa to publicly debate communist spy allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Peninsula

    ... against a journalist who accused him of being a spy for the SB. He also filed a case against former president Lech Kaczynski, who claimed Walesa collaborated with the SB. Walesa withdrew the case after Kaczynski died in a plane crash in 2010. 1 comment

  16. Fears of illiberal Central Europe axis may be overblown : January 14, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Daily Times

    ... turn Poland away from its path," he said on Sunday at a ceremony commemorating his twin brother, President Lech Kaczynski, killed in a 2010 air crash near Smolensk, Russia. Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico, a populist social democrat, has rivalled ...

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  17. EU opens case against Poland over new media, court lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    In this file photo, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, right, the late president Lech Kaczynski's twin brother and leader of the now-ruling party Law and Justice, speaks during remembrance ceremonies in front of the Presidential Palace in Warsaw, Poland, Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015. The European Commission decided Jan. 13 to open a case against Poland over new constitutional court and media legislation that have been criticized as running counter to the bloc's fundamental principles about the rule of law.

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  18. Fears of illiberal Central Europe axis may be overblownRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 12 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... turn Poland away from its path," he said on Sunday at a ceremony commemorating his twin brother, President Lech Kaczynski, killed in a 2010 air crash near Smolensk, Russia. Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico, a populist social democrat, has rivalled ...

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  19. Poland Wants U.S. Troops as Part of EU Deal with Britain: America the Big LoserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Cato Institute

    ... Poland. Still, nationalist Poles didn't particularly like their neighbors, east or west. And after President Lech Kaczynski died in a 2010 airplane accident in Russia, his twin brother, former Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski, dismissed the obvious ...

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  20. World briefs: Islamic State group militant executes his own motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... as a "bull terrier" of Law & Justice party founders Jaroslaw Kaczynski and his twin, the late president Lech Kaczynski, for the post. The move comes one day after President Andrzej Duda signed into a law contested legislation giving the government ...

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