Polish President and wife laid to rest

Poland's first couple was laid to rest Sunday, marking the end of a long journey of grief for the European nation.
The bodies of President Lech Kaczynski and his wife were taken along the historic "royal route" from St. Mary's Basilica to Wawel Castle after the funeral Mass, according to CNN.
Tens of thousands of Poles lined the streets and tossed flowers, saying goodbye to their president, according to Fox News.
Other world leaders including President Obama, French President Nicolas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkel were forced to cancel plans to attend.

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