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The Jan Palach Memorial, Prague

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  • It's a memorial grave of Czech a history and economics student, Jan Palach, who set himself ablaze to protest against the "demoralization" of Czechoslovak citizens caused by the Warsaw Pact armies.  more »
  • This somehow melted cross serves as a sad memorial to Jan Palach, who committed self-immolation as a political protest against the invading Communists.  more »
  • Discreet monument, in the dark, I decided that this is a defect of the sidewalk. And when the daylight is considered carefully cross-a place of memory and mourning
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