Millions of Polish pupils to sing national anthem
PR dla Zagranicy
Over 4.6 million school pupils and 450,000 teachers will sing the national anthem on Friday as Poland marks the centenary of recovering its independence, a news agency has reported.
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Almost 23,000 schools and kindergartens across the country will take part in the event, according to public broadcaster Polish Radio’s IAR news agency.
The initiative has been organised by Poland’s education ministry.
Poland this year marks the centenary of regaining its independence after more than 120 years of foreign rule.
A host of events are being held to mark the centennial, culminating on November 11, Poland’s Independence Day.