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Poland's Treasury Minister Resigns


http://gdb.rferl.org/3906DA21-732E-44C9-9A30-6506467BD736_w203.jpg --> http://gdb.rferl.org/3906DA21-732E-44C9-9A30-6506467BD736_mw800_mh600.jpg Prime Minister Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz (file photo) (epa) 3 January 2006 -- Polish Prime Minister Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz today accepted the resignation of Treasury Minister Andrzej Mikosz, who held the post just two months.


The move comes after a press report accused Mikosz of having ties with a businessman accused of fraudulent financial transactions.


Mikosz has denied any wrongdoing.


He is the first cabinet minister to leave the two-month-old government.


(Reuters/AFP/AP)


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