The 2010 Katyń Families Association

The Council of National Directors of the Polish American Congress adopted a resolution requiring Prime Minister Donald Tusk to take immediate action aimed at establishing an international investigation into the Smolensk crash. >>


An article by IWP Professor Eugene Poteat on the Polish plane crash has recently appeared in Polish publication Tygodnik Solidarnosc.  Please click here to read the article.  The English version appears below. Publication Date: June 15, 2010



"Nasz Dziennik" reported on Saturday that someone in Russia allegedly performed three phone calls from a mobile phone belonging to President Lech Kaczynski after the crash.



A new study by a team of experts of the 10 April 2010 plane crash near Smolensk, Russia, in which the Polish president, his wife, nine NATO generals and others were killed, raises pointed questions about the conclusions of the official Russian investigation into the incident, and points to contradictions and discrepancies in the report. >>


Lonnie Timmons III, The Plain Dealer



"Until now, over the forty years of my professional career, I have never been refused to assist, neither in Zimbabwe nor Israel. The first time ever I was refused was here, in Poland; and only here." - Dr. Michael Baden


The Military Prosecutor’s Office in Warsaw refused world-wide acknowledged expert to assist in post-mortem Smolensk crash examinations twice.



The administrative court ruled that Prime Minister Tusk had to reveal on what grounds/agreement was the Smolensk’s crash investigative proceedings based and initiated.



The crash was caused by two jolts that shook the TU-154 aircraft some time after it passed the infamous “armoured” birch tree. The events of the last seconds of the ill-fated TU-154 flight have been discovered with the help of scientists from the US, Australia and Poland, who worked on the case despite the Polish Government blocking their efforts.
Author: Anita Gargas. Source: niezależ / Translation by Iranda >>


We already know that the tragedy was neither caused by pilot error, nor by the birch tree. What we do know is that there might have been explosions aboard the aircraft.
Article by Antoni Macierewicz. Source. niezależ / Translation by Iranda >>