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Polish President Andrzeji Duda said on Sunday that the late Simcha Rotem was "the hero of both nations."
Writing on Twitter, Duda said that the Polish-Jewish fighter, who participated in the Jewish Ghetto Warsaw uprising as well as the Polish Uprising that took place later, was a "Hero of two nations: the Polish and the Israeli one. May his memory live on."
Rotem passed away on Saturday, he was 94 years old.
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