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PRAGUE INVASION, 1968 - Much of the resistance was centered around the Prague radio station. As the day progressed, Czechoslovak youths threw home-made missiles and even tried to take on Soviet tanks.  ~  (Photo by Josef Koudelka.)

PRAGUE INVASION, 1968 - Much of the resistance was centered around the Prague radio station. As the day progressed, Czechoslovak youths threw home-made missiles and even tried to take on Soviet tanks. ~ (Photo by Josef Koudelka.

Soviet tanks parked in the streets of Prague Czechoslovakia - Praha (Prague), 1968

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

Soviet invasion of 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.

Mods in Prague?  A boy wearing M-51 Parka.  Photography by Josef Koudelka, August 1968, Prague

Josef Koudelka (Chequia, Prague - 'In August 1968 the Magnum photographer Josef Koudelka documented the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia's capital.

Paul Goldsmith Photography | The Invasion of Prague 1968

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

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.

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

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

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