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  • Kiszczak, who helped impose martial law in Poland, dies story has photos
    Updated: Nov-05-15 12:18 pm

    WARSAW, Poland - Gen. Czeslaw Kiszczak, a Polish general and communist-era leader who played a key role in imposing martial law in 1981 but eight years later also took part in talks that allowed for a peaceful transition to democracy, died on Thursday in Warsaw. He was 90.