Poles Observe 72nd Anniversary of Warsaw Uprising

August 1, 2016 9:52 AM

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Polish officials, war veterans and regular citizens are marking the 72nd anniversary of the start of the Warsaw Uprising, a struggle against Nazi Germany in 1944 that lasted 63 days and ended tragically for the Poles.

Commemorations are taking place on Monday, exactly 72 years after the revolt began on August 1, 1944.

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