All posts tagged Czech Republic

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June 2, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A Russian television film that depicts the Soviet suppression of the 1968 Prague Spring as having been in response to a supposed attempt by Nato to engineer a coup in […]


Nato reassures East European allies of its support

April 1, 2015, by VOANews

Nato’s supreme commander in Europe said that an armored vehicles convoy of US troops crossing eastern Europe is a “good message of reassur ...

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2014 in CEE: From Sochi to MH17 to South Stream

December 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

  (Main photo: Anastasia Vlasova/Kyiv Post  


Czech Republic: Festival of Freedom marks the Velvet Revolution

November 11, 2014, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

Numerous events are planned in the Czech Republic to celebrate 25 years since the Velvet Revolution. Some 16 civic groups and organisations are joinin ...

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    Former empire celebrates anarchist of the century
    June 29, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Perhaps no 19-year-old in the history of the world has had as much influence on the subsequent 100 years of his or her continent as Gavrilo Princip, whose assassination of […]

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    European elections 2014: Czech populists top polls
    May 15, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    After the Czech Republic held presidential and parliamentary elections in 2013, there is less at stake in the 2014 European Parliament elections for the country’s major parties, compared to other […]

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    Russian occupiers of 1968 and 2014 get a memorial in Prague!
    March 17, 2014, by The Prague Post

    A monument in Olšany cemetery commemorates Russians who provided ‘fraternal assistance’ in 1968 Czechoslovakia or 2014 Crimea. A memorial to the Soviet invaders of Czechoslovakia in 1968 was unveiled at […]

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    Prague street art points to anti-Russia sentiment
    March 16, 2014, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    The Russians are coming. Or rather, they may be looking to expand, and their recent actions in Ukraine don’t sit well with an anonymous protester in Prague who has stuck […]

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    Lego is filling even more stockings
    February 27, 2014, by Daniel Bardsley for The Prague Post

    Lego saw its sales increase by 10 per cent in 2013, the company announced on February 27 2014 – meaning they have quadrupled over the past decade. The news comes […]