Lech Walesa

Thousands reject Walesa informant charges at site of Gdansk protests

Former Polish president Lech Walesa received a boost of support Sunday as thousands gathered in the northern city of Gdansk to publicly reject allegations that Walesa was a communist-era informant...

Walesa wants international experts to examine his alleged spy files

Former Polish president and Nobel Peace laureate Lech Walesa said he wants international experts to examine files that seem to prove he spied for Poland's communist regime in the past.

Poles throng for peek at file linking Walesa to informant work

A crowd spilled out of a Warsaw archive Monday as Poles tried to get a first look at recently discovered files that allege that Lech Walesa, a Nobel Peace Prize winner and former president, was a...

Poland's Walesa admits "mistake" but denies being communist informant

Former Polish president Lech Walesa Friday denied fresh claims that he was a communist-era informant, but admitted making a mistake.