Latest Lech Kaczynski Stories

2010-07-05 12:45:00

NEW YORK, July 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC congratulated Bronislaw Komorowski on his victory in the Polish presidential elections.

2008-10-29 18:00:11

A Polish man who linked the Web site of President Lech Kaczynski to a pornographic search has gone on trial for defaming the head of state.

2008-10-08 06:00:34

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Warsaw, 7 October: Prime Minister Donald Tusk said Tuesday that in his opinion the Polish parliament would not approve plans to hold a referendum on ownership transformations in hospitals.

2008-10-01 12:00:16

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Warsaw, 1 October: Mission-oriented public media for whom profits are at best a side aim and not a main issue are a "major value", president Lech Kaczynski said Wednesday [1 October] on Polish TV's news channel TVP Info commenting government plans to introduce a new media law.

2008-08-20 06:00:08

Text of report in English by Polish national independent news agency PAP Warsaw, 20 August: Poland is one of the USA's best friends, US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Wednesday after a meeting with President Lech Kaczynski.

2008-06-25 06:03:09

By From news reports A Polish appeals court Tuesday upheld the convictions of 14 police officers for their involvement in the killings of nine miners protesting a government crackdown on the Solidarity movement in 1981, and increased most of their sentences.

2006-07-10 07:53:42

By Tomasz Janowski WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish conservative President Lech Kaczynski appointed his identical twin Jaroslaw as prime minister on Monday, cementing their grip on power and reinforcing concerns about Poland's tilt toward nationalism.

2006-07-10 07:15:27

WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish President Lech Kaczynski on Monday appointed his twin brother Jaroslaw Kaczynski as prime minister, the president's office said in a statement.

2006-07-08 09:12:48

By Adam Jasser WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish conserva

2006-07-07 17:18:40

By Olga Markiewicz and Pawel Kozlowski WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's popular Prime Minister Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz resigned on Friday after growing tensions with his Law and Justice party, making way for Jaroslaw Kaczynski, twin brother of the president, to take over.

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