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United Nations, New York, 10 April 2010

Death of Polish President Lech Kaczynski in a plane crash

The President of the General Assembly, H.E. Dr. Ali Abdussalam Treki has learned with shock and deep sadness the news of the death of the President of Poland, H.E. Lech Kaczynski, his wife and other members of his delegation in the crash of the Polish presidential plane in Russia.

On behalf of all Member States and on his own behalf, Dr. Treki sends his prayers and heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family members, people and Government of Poland on this national tragedy.