The assassination of the Mayor Paweł Adamowicz is an immense tragedy for all of us. It is a great evil that gives rise to condemnation, profound sadness and sorrow. I want to express my deepest sympathy for the grieved family of the Mayor. May he rest in peace wrote the Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Twitter.
Paweł Adamowicz had been the Mayor of Gdańsk since 1998; he was also a local-government official, lawyer and a social activist.
In these painful moments, out thoughts and prayers are with his family and relatives.