Filip Vojtech

2 results

Chairman of the Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia, Vojtech Filip: “I am very disappointed because it is a really big failure.” Photograph: AFP/Getty

Czech voters evicted the communists from parliament for the first time since the end of the second World War, voting out a party whose forebears had r(...)

Protesters and residents standing on and around a Russian tank  on a Prague  street, August 1968. Photograph: Rolls Press/Popperfoto/Getty Images

For Ondrej Neff, a young journalist in communist Czechoslovakia, the bold liberal experiment of the Prague Spring ended with a phone call in the dead (...)