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Poland to build monument to mark Warsaw uprising

After 40 years, a monument is finally to be built in the Polish capital commemorating the tragic Warsaw uprising against Nazi rule, which killed 250,000 Poles and left Warsaw in rubble.

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But some veterans of the unsuccessful revolt planned to boycott thededication ceremonies because the monument will not acknowledge the anti-Soviet goals of the uprising.

For many years, authorities in this Soviet-bloc country chose to ignore the uprising.