Russian embassy denies Marshal Konev’s participation in 1968 invasion

The Russian embassy in Prague has denied that former WWII Red Army marshal
Ivan Konev took part in the planning of the 1968 Soviet Pact invasion of
Czechoslovakia to suppress the reformist communist movement in the country.

The embassy pointed out that Konev had already retired from an active role
in…

Published: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018