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Thousands of people attend three-day Liberation Festival in Plzeň

Radio Prague |
7 May 2019

Celebrations marking the liberation of Plzeň by General Patton's Army on May 6th 1945 took place in the West Bohemian city at the weekend. Despite the cold, thousands of people lined the streets of the city to greet the war veterans who rode at the head of the Convoy of Liberty organized in remembrance of the event.