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Poland: 4 people found dead on border with Belarus

By DW
26 September 2021   |   7:24 pm
Four were found dead on the Poland-Belarus border, three Iraqi men in Poland and one Iraqi woman in Belarus. The Polish prime minister spoke of "dramatic events and Belarusian provocations."

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