Polish communist jailed for Solidarity crackdown

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A Polish communist-era interior minister has been handed a two-year suspended jail term for his role in the crackdown on the pro-democracy trade union movement, Solidarity The court found 86-year-old General Czeslaw Kiszczak, who did not attend, guilty of orchestrating martial law in 1981. It led to the death or disappearance of nearly 100 people and the jailing of thousands. ... http://www.euronews.net/

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