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  1. Poland's Kaczynski names deputy party leader as potential PM : June 21, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Daily Times

    ... in 2007, triggering an election which brought the current ruling Civic Platform party to power. President Lech Kaczynski was killed in 2010, along with a number of other officials, in a plane crash in Russia. "I know that some will say that I will ...

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  2. UPDATE 1-Poland's Kaczynski names deputy party leader as potential PMRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | Reuters

    ... in 2007, triggering an election which brought the current ruling Civic Platform party to power. President Lech Kaczynski was killed in 2010, along with a number of other officials, in a plane crash in Russia. "I know that some will say that I will ...

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  3. Conservative Challenger Elected Polish PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Warsaw Voice

    ... calling for a tougher stance on Russia. PiS has even accused Moscow of masterminding a plot to kill President Lech Kaczynski, who died along with 95 others in the April 10, 2010 crash of the Polish presidential plane near the western Russian city of ...

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  4. Polish election winner officially named president-electRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... though he has been a deputy justice minister and a member of the presidential office under President Lech Kaczynski . He became a European Parliament member in 2014, but resigned that post Wednesday to become president. Duda is a member of the Law ...

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  5. Polish election winner officially named president-electRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... though he has been a deputy justice minister and a member of the presidential office under President Lech Kaczynski. He became a European Parliament member in 2014, but resigned that post Wednesday to become president. Duda is a member of the Law ...

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  6. Polish Jews ready to dialogue with new president, leader saysRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... to destroy Poland's good name." "I hope that the new president will go the way of one of his predecessors, Lech Kaczynski, with whom I had a chance to cooperate on many occasions and whom I considered a friend of Polish Jews," said Piotr Kadlcik, ...

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  7. Polish Jews ready to cooperate with new right-wing presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... serve as an independent president. "I hope that the new president will go the way of one of his predecessors, Lech Kaczynski, with whom I had a chance to cooperate on many occasions and whom I considered a friend of Polish Jews," Piotr Kadlcik, ...

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  8. Polish Jews Ready for Dialog With New PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Forward

    ... beating Komorowski by one percent "I hope that the new president will go the way of one of his predecessors, Lech Kaczynski, with whom I had a chance to cooperate on many occasions and whom I considered a friend of Polish Jews," Piotr Kadlcik, ...

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  9. New president of Poland is 'a threat to democracy'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... fraught foreign relations that bedevilled the country the last time Law and Justice was in power. President Lech Kaczynski, one of the party's founders, enjoyed prickly and difficult relations with both Germany and Russia before dying in an air ...

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  10. The Poles voted for changesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | The Day

    ... he caught up with the help of an active election campaign. Andrzej Duda was a legal counselor of President Lech Kaczynski and at the age of 43 he considers himself Kaczynski's spiritual and political successor. But observers note that during the ...

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  11. New Polish President Revives Vision Cut Short by Smolensk CrashRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Friends of Polish President-Elect Andrzej Duda thought he was on the plane that killed his mentor Lech Kaczynski five years ago.

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  12. Bronislaw Komorowski concedes defeat in Poland's presidential raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... and also controls who heads the central bank. Duda served as legal adviser to former conservative President Lech Kaczynski, was a deputy justice minister, a member of the Polish parliament, and is now a member of the European parliament. He has yet ...

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  13. No to Brussels, Yes to Kiev: New president sets course for stronger, more independent PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Russia Taday

    ... of those live in cities. Like the last president from the Law and Justice party and Duda's idol, the late Lech Kaczynski, who held the office from 2005 to 2010, the new Polish leader won by appealing to voters from the traditional heartlands - ...

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  14. Conservative Duda wins Polish presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | The China Post

    ... mean that "Poland embarks on a velvet road to dictatorship." He served in tandem with his late twin brother Lech Kaczynski, who died in a 2010 plane crash in Russia. The Polish president has limited powers but is commander-in-chief of the armed ...

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  15. Russia-Poland Relations to Stagnate Under New Polish President, Or WorseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... party will be up to him. We just have to wait and see." Duda, 43, hails from the party of former president Lech Kaczynski, who perished in a plane crash in Russia in 2010, along with other high-ranking Polish officials. The Polish air force aircraft ...

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  16. Polish right-wing party looks forward to parliamentary elections after presidential victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... leaders in Poland have been known to provoke tensions with many of the country" s neighbors. Former President Lech Kaczynski, the twin brother of Law and Justice leader Jaroslaw who died in a plane crash five years ago, was an open euroskeptic and ...

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  17. New Polish president may spell eurosceptics' return to powerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... PiS leader and Duda mentor Jaroslaw Kaczynski - a populist ex-premier and twin brother of the late president Lech Kaczynski - will be the party's candidate for premier, several PiS officials said Monday. The 43-year-old Duda will take up his new ...

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  18. Putin wants 'constructive' Poland ties after Duda presidential winRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... with 53 percent of the vote, according to exit polls. The devout Catholic was close to the late president Lech Kaczynski, who died in a 2010 plane crash in Russia, and calls himself his "spiritual heir". Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov told Russia's ...

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  19. Poland's Next President Could Ruffle Feathers In Moscow And BrusselsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    ... Germany and sought a larger role in EU affairs. Duda calls himself the "spiritual heir" to the late President Lech Kaczynski, who died in a 2010 plane crash in Russia. But Duda only became well-known after he was named as the Law and Justice ...

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  20. Duda Wins Polish Presidency in Biggest Upset in a DecadeRead the original story

    May 24, 2015 | Bloomberg

    ... power, plans and administers the budget for the country of 38 million people. A former aide to late President Lech Kaczynski, who died in the 2010 plane crash in Smolensk, Russia that killed 96 people including military and government officials, ...

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