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Poland: Komorowski decries "ongoing war in Ukraine" during WWII speech01:19

Poland: Komorowski decries "ongoing war in Ukraine" during WWII speech

Poland, Westerplatte
May 8, 2015 at 22:03 GMT +00:00 · Published

Polish President Bronisław Komorowski, stated that the "ongoing war in Ukraine reminds of us of the worst times in Europe's history," during a memorial service commemorating the 70th anniversary of the WWII victory in Westerplatte, near Gdansk, Friday morning.

Gdanksk was the sight of where the first shots of the WW2 were fired. The event was attended by the presidents of the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Estonia, Lithuania and Romania. Many of those attending today's ceremony will not be attending the Victory Day parade in Moscow on May 9.

Poland: Komorowski decries "ongoing war in Ukraine" during WWII speech01:19
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Polish President Bronisław Komorowski, stated that the "ongoing war in Ukraine reminds of us of the worst times in Europe's history," during a memorial service commemorating the 70th anniversary of the WWII victory in Westerplatte, near Gdansk, Friday morning.

Gdanksk was the sight of where the first shots of the WW2 were fired. The event was attended by the presidents of the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Estonia, Lithuania and Romania. Many of those attending today's ceremony will not be attending the Victory Day parade in Moscow on May 9.

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