Polish plane crash tragedy: sharing grief and sorrow

Director of Department of European Co-operation Vladimir Voronkov and Artyom Malgin, Member of Russia-Polish Group on Difficult Issues

Today’s program concerns the plane crash near Smolensk which killed the Polish President and dozens of the country’s political and military elite.

The fact that the plane crashed close to the place of the Katyn Massacre has shocked Poles.

How does the tragedy affect Poland? What consequences will it have for Russo-Polish relations?