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Polish President killed in airplane crash

Polish President killed in airplane crash
Polish President, Lech Kaczynski, was killed after a plane carrying him and several other senior officials crashed when attempting to land in heavy fog, outside the city of Smolensk. No one on board survived. (Getty Images)
Polish President killed in airplane crash
The fuselage wreckage of the Tupolev carrying President Kaczynski can be seen through the trees. (Getty Images)
Polish President killed in airplane crash
Mourner's gather outside the Presidential palace in Warsaw. (Getty Images)
Polish President killed in airplane crash
Russian Prime Minister, Vladimir Putin and Emergencies Minister Sergei Shoigu inspect the crash site of the Polish government owned Tupolev carrying Polish President Lech Kaczynski and other government officials.. (Getty Images)
Polish President killed in airplane crash
Mourners in Hungary place candles under the statue of legendary Polish general Jeseph Bem, outside the Hungarian foreign ministry in Budapest. (Getty Images)
Polish President killed in airplane crash
Russian rescuers carry out a coffin with the remains of one of the crash victims. (Getty Images)
Polish President killed in airplane crash
An elderly Polish woman prays in front of a memorial built up along the walls of the President's palace in Warsaw. (Getty Images)
Polish President killed in airplane crash
A Hungarian man waves the Polish flag below the statue of Jeseph Bem in Budapest. (Getty Images)