takes less than a week after the fatal knife attack on gdańsk mayor Poland on Saturday good-bye. Pawel Adamowicz will be buried at noon in St. Mary’s Church in the Northern Polish city.

The celebrations in Gdansk and other Polish cities on screens should be transferred. The President of Poland, Andrzej Duda ordered state mourning.

Adamowicz, since 1998, the Gdansk mayor, had been stabbed last Sunday, during a charity event on the open stage. He died Monday from the effects of his severe injuries. The non-party politician was 53 years old, he leaves behind his wife and two daughters.

Against the 27-year-old attacker to the authorities investigating a murder. As a motive of revenge was suspected. Unofficial Reports indicate the man was mentally ill.

dpa