After reviving the investigation into the crash after coming to power, Mr. Kaczynski has reinvigorated the “Russia did it” narrative. Recently, the Polish government hired the British Ministry of Defense Forensic Explosives Laboratory to conduct tests for explosives on the wreckage. Poland stunned the world by revealing this week, “Much damage to the left wing of the TU 154M plane carried traces of an explosion.” No further information was given on how this conclusion was reached.Sponsored Ads
Russia has consistently called these conspiracy theories nonsense. However, the fact remains Russia has refused to allow the wreckage to leave the country. Russia has also been accused of altering the tapes from the flight recorders.