The bust honoring Lech Kaczynski is near a street also named after him. (Photo: Mari Nikuradze.)

TBILISI, DFWatch – A bust of Poland’s late president Lech Kaczynski was opened Tuesday here in Tbilisi.

The square where it is located is near the street named after him by Tbilisi City Council to honor him after his tragic death two years ago.

Zaal Samadashvili, head of Tbilisi City Council, Temur Grigalashvili, governor of Isani-Samgori district in Tbilisi, Ursula Doroshevska, Poland’s Ambassador to Georgia and other officials attended the unveiling.

Ursula Doroshevska thanked Georgia for this action and remarked that Lech Kaczynski is well remembered and loved in Tbilisi, and also in the whole country.

Tueday it was two years since Poland’s president died in a plane crash in Smolensk, Russia. Among the 96 who died in the accident were first lady Maria Kaczyńska and Polish government officials.