As the former Polish president Lech Walesa once put it: “I underestimated the twins.” He meant the Kaczyński twins, Lech and Jarosław, but now, with only Jarosław left alive, Walesa would say that one is even worse than two.
Jarosław Kaczyński (66) is the great winner of the Polish elections of 25 October, which gave an absolute parliamentary majority to his Law and Justice party (PiS). He publicly thanked his dead twin brother, calling him “Mr. President” and letting everyone see his tears.
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