50th anniversary of invasion of Czechoslovakia

At approximately 11 pm on August 20, 1968 forces of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics and other Warsaw pact members invaded Czechoslovakia, radio amateurs played their part in the resistance.

Radio amateurs put their lives in danger to transmit information about the invasion to the outside world and their technical expertise was invaluable to keep small broadcast stations on the air.

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Source: 50th anniversary of invasion of Czechoslovakia | Southgate Amateur Radio News

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