Summary: deputy defense minister of Poland from 2007 until 2010 who had also served as Poland's long-term ambassador to Great Britain and Holland throughout the 1990's as part of a new wave of Polish diplomats that emerged along with the country's new democratic government following the Polish Round Table Agreement.
Cause of Death: Airplane accident
Born: December 18, 1953
Died: April 10, 2010
Location: Smolensk, Russia