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President Aleksander Kwaśniewski participated in 70th anniversary of the homicide in the Jedwabne town.

On Sunday, July 10, 2011 in the Jedwabne has taken place a celebration commemorating Jewish victims of the homicide of Jews in 1941.

President of Poland Bronisław Komorowski referred in his speech to role of the former President Aleksander Kwaśniewski in his pursuing to acknowledge the truth about Jedwabne and restoring proper polish-jewish relationships concerning the matter.

As the newspaper “Gazeta Wyborcza” reports:” Just as Aleksander Kwaśniewski 10 years ago ,as well today, in the 70th anniversary of crime in the Jedwabne, Komorowski begged pardon for crimes committed in the Jedwabne – Nowadays the Republic of Poland hear unremitting voice of its citizens. Once more I beg your pardon – he emphasized.”