Mayor of Gdansk stabbed onstage at Polish charity event

Gdansk's Mayor Pawel Adamowicz speaks during the 27th Grand Finale of the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity in Gdansk, Poland January 13, 2019. Agencja Gazeta/Bartosz Banka via REUTERS

WARSAW (Reuters) – The popular veteran mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk, Pawel Adamowicz, was stabbed on Sunday evening by a man who burst onto an open-air stage at a national charity event, police said. Television footage showed the man screaming that “Adamowicz is dead” because his former party, Civic Platform, which held power […]

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