Front page of the Daily Mail on the events in Czechoslovakia (11 March 1948)

On 11 March 1948, the British daily newspaper Daily Mail leads with the consequences of the ‘Prague coup’, which led to the establishment of a Communist government in Czechoslovakia led by Klement Gottwald, and speculates on the death in suspicious circumstances of the Czech Foreign Minister, Jan Masaryk, the previous day.

Source and copyright

Source: Daily Mail. For King and Commonwealth. 11.03.1948, n° 16.170. London. "Czech Reign of Terror", p. 1.

Copyright: (c) Daily Mail

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