Kind-hearted Meeting on the Czechoslovakian Land.. (1969)

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Director: Gavrilova M.


The meeting of the heads of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia and the Czechoslovakian Soviet Socialistic Republic with the Soviet soldiers.

Historical background

7 May 1969 on the occasion of Victory Day and the 24 th anniversary of the liberation of Czechoslovakia by the Soviet Army, the state-party delegation of Czechoslovakia in the republic's President Ludvik Svoboda, the first secretary of the Central Committee of Gustav Husak, the chairman of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic Oldrzhiha Bilberry and others visited the Central Group of Soviet troops temporarily stationed on the territory of Czechoslovakia.

Temporary description

City of Prague. Streets, squares. Bridge over the River Vltava. Monument to Soviet soldiers - Tank T-34. Laying wreaths at the monument. Public-Czechoslovak government delegation during the visit of the central group of troops. Among those present: Mayorov, L. Svoboda, H. Husak, O. Cernik. Members of the delegation at the site training center, watching educational activities of military units. Mayorov gives rewards for Soviet and Czechoslovak soldiers who distinguished themselves in the construction of a training center. Rally in honor of Victory Day and the Feast of Liberation. Speakers: Mayorov, L. Svoboda.

Reel №1

Czechoslovakia: Memorial T-34 tank, the plaque on the monument - MS.

An honor guard of Czechoslovak soldiers at the monument - LS., CU.

Czechoslovak youth and soldiers carry and lay a wreath at the monument - MS., LS.

The people at the monument - adults, children, military - LS., MS.

In the arrangement of the Central Group of Soviet Forces soldiers standing in ranks - LS.

Hang two state flags: the Soviet and Czechoslovak - CU.

Car drive up to the guests.

Guests are greeted by Colonel-General Mayorov - commander of the forces and the Soviet Ambassador to Czechoslovakia Chervonenko.

In the ranks are cheering officers and soldiers.

Report to the chief guard of honor.

Colonel General Mayorov and L. Svoboda bypass guard of honor.

Playing a military band.

Honor Guard passes.

Stand and pass L. Svoboda, Husak, O. Cernik.

Applauding the military and the people gathered for the meeting (during the journey guests) - removed from the movement.

L. Svoboda gets out, goes to Mayorov.

Tankers in line, get in the tank - LS.

Czechoslovak guests from the command post watching the educational activities of military units.

Tanks at the site - LS.

L. Svoboda looking through binoculars - CU.

The representatives of the Soviet and Czechoslovak command at the command - LS.

Photojournalists - LS.

The orchestra - MS.

Awarding of the Soviet and Czechoslovak soldiers

Meeting in honor of Victory Day holiday Liberation of Czechoslovakia.

Acts Colonel General Mayorov.

Presidium of the Czechoslovak guests.

L. Svoboda - CU.

Husak majors presents a portrait of VI Lenin - MS.

Portrait of VI Lenin - CU.

Applauding the military and girls.

Czechoslovak President L. Svoboda handed layout of the tank, in which the sleeve to the sacred land of the Brest Fortress.

Presents a gift Mayorov.

From the podium stands L. Svoboda - CU.

Applaud warriors.

Czechoslovak guests of the Soviet soldiers and officers, and say goodbye to them - MS., PNRM.