Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Jan Palach to be remembered

Prague TV |
16 January 2019

It is 50 years since Czech student Jan Palach set himself on fire to protest the Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia. Commemorative events are planned across the Czech Republic. In Prague, people can meet Jan 16 at 6 pm at Wenceslas Square for a quiet march with candles and flowers starting at 6:45 pm and ending in Old Town Square between 7:30 and 8 pm.