Czechs celebrate centenary with largest military parade since communist era

Soldiers participate in a memorial ceremony marking 100th anniversary of the 1918 creation of the Czechoslovak independent state, at Prague's Vitkov hill, the Czech Republic October 28, 2018. REUTERS/David W Cerny

PRAGUE (Reuters) – The Czech Republic marked 100 years since the creation of Czechoslovakia on Sunday with the biggest military parade in its post-communist history, highlighting a weekend of celebrations. More than 4,000 military personnel took part in the event, which saw tanks and artillery roll down Evropska (European) Street, one of Prague’s main boulevards […]

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