CZECHOSLOVAKIA'S VELVET REVOLUTION 30 YEARS ON

THIRTY YEARS LATER BOTH COUNTRIES ARE VETERANS OF THE EUROPEAN UNION.

HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF CZECHOSLOVAKIAN CITIZENS TOOK PART IN PEACEFUL PROTESTS, DEMANDING THE END OF THE COMMUNIST REGIME.

They have been removed by the strong desire of the people, in our case Czechoslovakians, who wanted to live in a free society.
Thirty years later both countries are veterans of the European Union.
Maros Sefcovic has been an important figure in the union for many years: The Berlin wall did not fall and the Iron Curtain was not lifted just by itself.

This weekend marks the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution. Hundreds of thousands of Czechoslovakian citizens took part in peaceful protests, demanding the end of the communist regime. It took only a few weeks before...

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