The twin brother of Poland’s late President Lech Kaczynski, announced on Monday that he would run for President in the forthcoming snap elections.

Jaroslaw Kaczynski heads the opposition right-wing Law and Justice party and served as Prime Minister in 2006-2007.

Presidential elections have been set for June 20, following the death of Lech Kaczynski in a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia that also killed 95 others, including senior political and military figures,

“We must complete their mission,” Mr. Jaroslaw Kaczynski said in the statement announcing his candidacy.

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