Czechoslovakia. A child watches as Warsaw Pact tanks invade his country,  August 1968, uncredited

A child watches as Warsaw Pact tanks invade Czechoslovakia, August 1968

Josef Koudelka - 1968 - Invasion by Warsaw Pact troops :: http://www.svasek.eu

Invasion of Warsaw Pact troops, Czechoslovakia, Prague, 1968 Photo by Josef Koudelka

August 1968: A soviet tank in St Wenceslas Square, Prague, in front of crowds of protesters and the shadowy silhouette of Prague's National Museum. (Photo by Stefan Tyszko/Getty Images)

August A Soviet tanks in St Wenceslas Square, Prague, in front of crowds of protesters and the shadowy silhouette of Prague's National Museum. (Photo by Stefan Tyszko/Getty Images)

Soviet T-10M Prague 1968

Heavy tanks contingent of Soviet troops during operation “Danube”, Plzen, Czechoslovakia, August

20 de agosto de 1968 – La “Primavera de Praga” | Adribosch's Blog

20 de agosto de 1968 – La “Primavera de Praga”

September 1968: Soviet T62 main battle tanks line up in the streets of Prague after crushing an uprising, Czechoslovakia. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

September Soviet main battle tanks line up in the streets of Prague after crushing an uprising, Czechoslovakia. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Prague Spring, 1968 - Political liberalization leads to Soviet invasion to halt reforms.

Prague Spring, 1968 - Political liberalization leads to Soviet invasion to halt reforms.

'Lenin wake up, Brezhnev has gone mad.'  This was one of the slogans chanted on the street of Prague in 1968 as Russian and Warsaw Pact troops invaded Czechoslovakia.

'Lenin wake up, Brezhnev has gone mad.' This was one of the slogans chanted on the street of Prague 30 years ago as Russian and Warsaw Pact troops invaded Czechoslovakia.

August 1968: The body of a young Czech fireman lies in a Prague morgue. He had been shot dead by the Soviets for climbing onto one of their advancing tanks during the Soviet invasion. (Photo by Stefan Tyszko/Getty Images)

August The body of a young Czech fireman lies in a Prague morgue. He had been shot dead by the Soviets for climbing onto one of their advancing tanks during the Soviet invasion. (Photo by Stefan Tyszko/Getty Images)

"GO HOME RUSÁCI / GO HOME RUSSIANS" August 1968, Prague

"GO HOME RUSÁCI / GO HOME RUSSIANS" August 1968, Prague

1968 Czechoslovakia | Soviet In Prague

in Soviet tanks and Warsaw Pact troops invaded Czechoslovakia to crush the 'Prague Spring' movement

Paul Goldsmith Photography | Prague 1968 | The Photographs

Historic Photographs and Book by Paul Goldsmith of the Soviet invasion of Prague 1968 with comments by George Schulz and Condoleeza Rice.

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