Wednesday, February 20, 2019
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Demonstrators hold a mirror as they protest against Czech PM Babis during a ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Soviet-led invasion into foprmer Czechoslovakia in Prague

‘Punch to The Face’ – Czechs Mark Half-Century since Soviet Invasion

By Robert Muller PRAGUE (Reuters)  Fifty years ago Soviet tanks rolled into Prague to crush the Czechoslovak Communist government's democratic reforms, ushering in a bloody occupation...
Demonstrators hold banners during a protest rally opposing the appointment of Communist member of parliament Zdenek Ondracek to chair a committee that oversees Czech police inspection in Prague

Czechs Protest Communist-Era Cop Getting Police Oversight Job in Parliament

PRAGUE (Reuters) Thousands of Czechs protested in Prague and other cities on Monday evening after parliament endorsed a Communist party lawmaker to head oversight...