Gdansk Mayor Pawel Adamowicz was critically injured after he was stabbed on stage at a large charity event in Gdansk on Sunday.
Polish media cited unofficial sources saying that Adamowicz was stabbed in the chest area by a man who ran up on stage shouting. Immediately after the act, the perpetrator was detained. His identity and motive are yet to be established.
According to Polish broadcaster... Еще TVN, shortly before stabbing Adamowicz, the perpetrator shouted that he was imprisoned during the reign of the Civic Platform party, to which Adamowicz belonged.
Adamowicz has been the mayor of Gdansk since 1998.