Zeman to give posthumous White Lion to Antonín Švehla, soldiers slain in Afghanistan

Former Czechoslovak Prime Minister Antonín Švehla will be posthumously
awarded the Order of the White Lion, the highest distinction given by the
Czech state, on October 28, the 100th anniversary of the independence of
Czechoslovakia.

President Miloš Zeman announced the award would be given to Švehla…

Published: 
Friday, August 24, 2018