Thursday, 20 September 2018

Kieran Williams: A week before the invasion Dubček still believed he had time

Radio Prague |
20 August 2018

Soviet-led forces invaded Czechoslovakia in August 1968 in response to the Prague Spring, a reform movement launched earlier that year by then freshly installed Communist Party chief Alexander Dubček. But how soon into Dubček's rule did Moscow become concerned about developments in Prague?