All posts tagged "Occupation 1968"
“Stones” – tragic show of Communism in Czechoslovakia
Operation STONES (Akce KAMENY): was the tragic show of Communism in Czechoslovakia What was it about? From details of a Czechoslovak intelligence service (StB — Státní bezpečnost) we know about the scheme known as Operation STONES (Akce...
- Posted November 26, 2013
45years back: Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia in August 21, 1968
The background of the invasion The process of de-Stalinization in Czechoslovakia had begun under the presidency of Antonín Novotný in the late 1950s and early 1960s. ČSSR was quite industrialized before World War II and the Soviet...
- Posted August 21, 2013
Occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968
Czechoslovakia (CSSR) has a rich history but not everyone knows the main milestones. Let´s have a look at one of those important events – year 1968, when the Warsaw Pact troops invaded our land. The Warsaw Pact...
- Posted December 17, 2012