Body of Polish First Lady returned to Warsaw

Sunday 23 October 2011 02:30

The body of Polish First Lady Maria Kaczynska was flown back from Russia today as MPs prepared to hold a special observance in memory of their president and other politicians.

President Lech Kaczynski, his wife Maria and 94 other officials were killed in a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia, on Saturday.

Mrs Kaczynska's body was flown back to Warsaw. The president's body returned on Sunday.

Politicians were holding a special session in memory of the dead.

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