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Jerzy Urban, spokesman for Polish communist govt, dies at 89 - The Associated Press

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Jerzy Urban, spokesman for Polish communist govt, dies at 89 - The Associated Press

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His death was announced on Monday by a satirical weekly magazine, Nie (No), which he founded and led in the post-1989 era.

After the fall of communism, Urban became a successful and wealthy businessman.

Communism ended in Poland in a peaceful transition that left many communists with the resources to remake themselves in the new era.

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Category: Nation Politics

Topics: Urban Communism Spokesman 1980s Served (ap) Poland’s Government Warsaw Poland Jerzy

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Published Date: 2022-10-03, 10:55:57

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