the murder of The Gdansk mayor Pawel Adamowicz has shaken Poland and a debate over increasing Aggression in the policy is triggered. Adamowicz, who led the gdańsk since 1998, as mayor, was stabbed on Sunday night at a charity event by a possibly mentally disturbed man with a military knife, and hard of heart, liver, spleen and kidney hurt. After a five-hour Operation, rank a team of Doctors at the gdańsk University hospital in vain for his life. Adamowicz died on Monday at age 53.
The alleged killer is confirmed, the 27-year-old gdańsk, Stefan W. Poland's justice Minister Zbigniew Ziobro, W. in Gdansk sentenced for four counts of Bank robbery to five and a half years in prison and recently was released. The newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza that W. should have been already as a fourteen year old in a psychiatric hospital and during his detention, because of mental problems at times from other prisoners in isolation. W. is studied by psychologists on his sanity.
According to the knife wounds on Adamowicz W. Schock called to logged viewers that he had avenged, that he was innocent sat in jail and the civic platform, Poland's leading opposition had been tortured party and a long time political home Adamowiczs–.
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in Poland, after the murder in shock All the leading politicians have condemned the murder and Adamowiczs wife and his two daughters expressed their sympathy. President Andrzej Duda called on politicians of all camps to hold a March against violence and hatred. On Monday, people in several Polish cities took to the streets.
The attack triggered also horror, because of the tone in the already polarized Polish politics has been particularly exacerbated by right-wing groups and media, to the state of television, and with Adamowicz, a symbolic figure of the democratic, liberal Poland was murdered.
opponents of the right-wing populists
gdańsk is the mayor since the start of the of the right-wing populist party "law and justice" (PiS) - led government whose fierce opponent, with not only local significance. Adamowicz supported the today, in fact, the government, under the Polish constitutional court in its struggle for independence, he supported the government attacked the Gdansk Museum of the 2. World war. The Lord mayor was allowed immigration to Poland, as well as for the rights of Gays and lesbians, he criticized the PiS-government.
Polish prosecutors and investigators of the often against political opponents used Anti-corruption Bureau CBA opened several investigations against Adamowicz. In contrast, the prosecution introduced until the beginning of January an investigation against members of the radical right is Part of youth: These had slips Adamowicz and ten other mayors of Polish cities in the summer of 2017 "political death" because of "liberalism, multiculturalism and stupidity" issued.
Only hours after the assassination of Adamowicz, the police arrested in Poznan, the 41-year-old Cezary, etc. He had written on Facebook, the mayor of Poznan and Wroclaw, Jacek Jaskowiak and Jacek Sutryk, would still be "victims of their radical left-wing and God approach to your Offices."
The editor-in-chief of the otherwise Pro-government daily Rzeczpospolita felt, in spite of the possible disease of the alleged Adamowicz-killer Stefan W. at dark periods of Polish history is remembered. Also the fact of Eligiusz Niewiadomski, murdered in 1922, after a smear campaign by the right to the liberal-moderate President Gabriel Narutowicz and the hero of right-wing nationalists, had a psychopathic Background, but this was nevertheless part of that Polish policy. The knife of Gdansk, was his "nightmare legacy". (Editorial Tamedia)
Created: 14.01.2019, 16:28 PM