RUSSIA attracts conspiracy theories. Simply ask the 1000’s of Poles who marched on April 10th, the eighth anniversary of the aircraft crash close to Smolensk, Russia, that killed Lech Kaczynski, then Poland’s president, and 95 different passengers. As at all times, the annual commemoration (there are smaller month-to-month ones) started with mass at Warsaw’s cathedral, and ended with a speech by Mr Kaczynski’s twin brother Jaroslaw, head of the populist Regulation and Justice (PiS) get together and Poland’s de facto chief. He promised that Poles would quickly know the reality about how their president died. Mr Kaczynski and his get together have lengthy implied that Russia downed the aircraft on objective.
There has by no means been a lot proof for this. The aircraft fell in need of the runway in heavy fog. Investigations by Russian and Polish authorities blamed the climate, poor airport upkeep and human error. But Mr Kaczynski and his allies hinted that it was an assassination. Lately PiS has even alleged collusion by Donald Tusk,…Proceed studying