Polish right questions presidential jet crash six years on

Jaroslaw Kaczynski (C) , leader of Law and Justice party (PiS) and twin brother of late Polish president Lech Kaczynski, attends a ceremony marking the sixth anniversary of the presidential plane crash in Warsaw, Poland, on April 10, 2016Poland marked the sixth anniversary Sunday of the jet crash that killed then president Lech Kaczynski amid louder-than-ever claims it was no accident — fueled by his twin brother’s party winning power last year. Jaroslaw Kaczynski heads the conservative Law and Justice (PiS) party which won October elections, enabling it to revive a probe into the 2010 air crash in Russia that also killed 95 others. The party, which had been in opposition for eight years, rejects the previous liberal government’s conclusions that pilot error, poor weather and poor air traffic control were to blame.

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