Praha Srpen 1968

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I have participated in the resistance on the streets of Prague for seven August days. A month later I fled to Vienna, Austria and by the end of October I arrived in Canada. I was 23 years old. I was able to visit Prague in 1990, after 21 years in exile.

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Pictures of the 1968 Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia Black White Photos, Black And White, Visit Prague, Magnum Photos, Old Photos, Monochrome, Praha, Ian Berry, Retro

Magnum Photos

Ian Berry Czechoslovakia. Prague. Russian soldiers on their tank with burned out busses in Wenceslas Square. 1968

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Prague 1968: lost images of the day that freedom died

Fifty years ago on 21 August, Milan Linhart reached for his camera as Soviet tanks rolled into the streets of Czechoslovakia’s capital. His previously unseen photographs have stirred uncomfortable memories.

Hned 21. srpna přišly na Václavské náměstí protestovat proti okupaci tisíce lidí. Byla to unikátní situace - krátký moment v historii, kdy drtivá většina občanů podporovala tehdejší komunistické vedení státu. Visit Prague, Czech Republic, Homeland, Statues, Dolores Park, Praha, Street, Photographs, Bohemian

Hned 21. srpna přišly na Václavské náměstí protestovat proti okupaci tisíce lidí. Byla to unikátní situace - krátký moment v historii, kdy drtivá většina občanů podporovala tehdejší komunistické vedení státu.

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Politics of War

Prague Spring. August 1968. Czechoslovakia. Josef Koudelka/Magnum Photos

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Soviet tanks parked in the streets of Prague - August, 1968 (by Ralph Crane)

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The Photos that Captured the First Day of the Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia

Exhibiting a series of images from only one day effectively gives viewers a sense of this historical moment.

The Day the Soviets Arrived to Crush the Prague Spring, in Rarely Seen Photos War Photography, Street Photography, Prague Spring, Visit Prague, Prague Travel, First Photograph, Modern History, City Break, The New Yorker

The Photos that Captured the First Day of the Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia

Exhibiting a series of images from only one day effectively gives viewers a sense of this historical moment.

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The Photos that Captured the First Day of the Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia

Exhibiting a series of images from only one day effectively gives viewers a sense of this historical moment.

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