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In pictures: Solidarity in Poland:
Walesa's triumph

Lech Walesa reacts to cheers by his fellow workers as he leaves the Lenin Shipyards in Gdansk on 17 June, 1983.

Mr Walesa won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1983 for the part he played in Poland's push for freedom.

On 9 December 1990, Mr Walesa became the first freely elected president of Poland in 50 years.

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