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Polish mayor Pawel Adamowicz dies at 53 after being stabbed in heart on stage

2 days ago   |   By ABC

The popular liberal mayor of the Polish port city of Gdansk died on Monday after he was stabbed during a charity event the previous evening by an ex-convict who stormed onstage and said it was revenge against the country's main opposition party.
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A Polish city mayor was stabbed to death in front of thousands of people at a charity event

A Polish city mayor was stabbed to death in front of thousands of people at a charity event

2 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Paweł Adamowicz, mayor of the northern Polish city of Gdańsk, has died after he was stabbed on-stage at a charity event.
Adamowicz was stabbed on Sunday and Poland's health minister said on Monday that he had died.
He was stabbed by a man who reportedly told the crowd that Adamowicz's former party had wrongly imprisoned him.
The mayor of a northern Polish city died after he was stabbed on stage in front of thousands of people at a charity event on Sunday.
Paweł Adamowicz, who served as the mayor of Gdańsk since 1998, was taken to hospital on Sunday evening and received emergency care into...
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Polish mayor dies after being stabbed in heart at age 53

2 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

By VANESSA GERA and MONIKA SCISLOWSKA
WARSAW, Poland - The popular liberal mayor of the Polish port city of Gdansk died on Monday after he was stabbed during a charity event the evening before by an ex-convict who stormed onstage and said it was revenge against a political party the politician once belonged to.
Pawel Adamowicz, 53, died as a result of wounds to the heart and abdomen in spite of efforts to save him that involved a five-hour operation and blood transfusions, Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski said.
“The fight for his life has been lost,” Szumowski said.
The assassination of...
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