First abdication of Edvard Beneš recalled on 80th anniversary

October 5 is the 80th anniversary of the abdication of Edvard Beneš as
president of Czechoslovakia. The move came just days after the Munich
Agreement, under which the country was abandoned by its nominal allies and
lost a third of its territory. However, it was not Beneš’s final

Friday, October 5, 2018