Kaczyński accuses opposition of murdering his brother

During the parliamentary debate on judiciary reforms, ruling Law and Justice (PiS) leader Jarosław Kaczyński accused the opposition of murdering his brother President Lech Kaczyński. “Don’t wipe your treacherous mugs with my late brother’s name. You destroyed him, murdered him. You’re scumbags,” he ...

Locked content Results of first Smolensk victims exhumations reported – Rzeczpo...

Preliminary results from the exhumation of Maria Kaczyńska, the wife of former president Lech Kaczyński, showed multi-organ injuries that are typical for victims of air crash disasters, according to a news release in Rzeczpospolita early on Thursday. The results of the autopsy on the former presiden...

Locked content Lech Kaczyński’s remains to be exhumed

On Wednesday, the National Prosecutor’s Office announced the decision to exhume the bodies of the 2010 Smolensk plane crash, in which all 96 passengers died, including President Lech Kaczyński and his wife. The remains of all the victims, including those of President Lech Kaczyński and First L...

Poles commemorate fifth anniversary of Smoleńsk crash

Today marks the fifth anniversary of the Smoleńsk catastrophe. A presidential Tu-154 with 96 people on board crashed upon approach to Smoleńsk military airport which was shrouded in thick fog on April 10, 2010. Military and government staff, including President Lech Kaczyński and his wife lost their...

Locked content Russian air traffic controllers with charges regarding Tu-154 crash

The Warsaw-based military prosecutor’s office accused two Russian air traffic controllers of unintentional acts which contributed to the tragic crash of presidential Tu-154 plane April 10, 2010, the Polish Press Agency reported. “Two Russian air traffic controllers are accused of unintentional...