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Poland Unveiled A Statue Of A Former President On The Eve Of Independence
- Nov 12, 2018 -

On the evening of the 10th local time, the unveiling ceremony of the statue of the late Polish President Lech Kaczynski was held at the Tomb Square of the Unknown Martyrs in Warsaw. Polish President Duda, President of the ruling party Yaroswaf Kaczynski, Polish Prime Minister Moravitsky and thousands of people attended the opening ceremony. 


At 19:35 p.m., President Duda jointly unveiled the statue with Yaroswaf Kaczynski and Marta, the daughter of the deceased President. In his speech after the unveiling, Duda said it was of special significance to unveil the statue of Lech Kaczynski on the eve of the 100th anniversary of Polish independence. Independent Poland is getting richer and better off, thanks in large part to President Lech Kaczynski. 


On April 10, 2010, Polish President Lech Kaczynski went to Russia to attend the 70th anniversary of the Katyn incident when his Tu-154 plane crashed near the western Russian city of Smolensk, killing all 96 people on board, including the President's wife and many senior Polish officials.