Jaruzelski

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Florian Siwicki
... and a long-time Minister of Military Affairs in the governments of Wojciech Jaruzelski, Zbigniew Messner, Mieczysław Rakowski and Tadeusz Mazowiecki ... After Jaruzelski stepped down from his position as Defense Minister, Siwicki was then appointed to the position, along with serving as Jaruzelski's "top deputy on the defense council" ...
Polish Presidential Election, 1989
... Chairman of the Council of State and Communist leader Wojciech Jaruzelski would become President and a solidarity representative Prime Minister (this position ... Jaruzelski ran unopposed, but won by just a one-vote majority needed, as many Solidarity MPs, while supporting the agreement, felt just unable to cast their votes or, to not disturb the process, cast ... Results Wojciech Jaruzelski - 270 Reject - 233 Abstain - 34 Invalid - 7 ...
Wojciech Jaruzelski - Early Life and Military Career
... Wojciech Witold Jaruzelski was born on 6 July 1923 in Kurów, into a family of gentry ... Jaruzelski and his family fled to Lithuania and stayed with some friends there ... were forcibly incorporated into the Soviet Union, Jaruzelski and his family were captured by the army of the Soviet Union, and deported to Siberia ...
Wojciech Jaruzelski - After Retirement
... In an interview conducted in 2001, Jaruzelski said that he believes communism failed, that he is a social democrat, and that he backed Aleksander Kwaśniewski, who at that time was the President of Poland ... the 60th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany to Jaruzelski ... Czech President Václav Klaus criticized this step, claiming that Jaruzelski is a symbol of the Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968 ...
Michał Janiszewski
... A close aide of General Wojciech Jaruzelski, he served for a number of years as his chief of cabinet ... First when Jaruzelski was Minister of Defense (1972–1981) ... When Jaruzelski became a Prime Minister in 1981, Janiszewski was a head of the office of the Council of Ministers under him and two next Prime Ministers - Zbigniew Messner and Mieczysław Rakowski ...