Murdered Polish mayor’s funeral draws crowd of 45,000 in Gdansk

People gather to watch a broadcast of the funeral service for Gdansk's Mayor Pawel Adamowicz, in Poznan, Poland January 19, 2019. Agencja Gazeta/Piotr Skornicki via REUTERS

GDANSK, Poland (Reuters) – Murdered Gdansk mayor Pawel Adamowicz’s funeral drew tens of thousands of people in the Polish Baltic coast city on Saturday amid outrage over his murder six days ago. Banners with black and white pictures of Adamowicz were draped over buildings as Polish politicians including former president Lech Walesa, who helped to […]

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