Interview with Wojciech Jaruzelski about relations with Czechoslovakia and with the Czechoslovak military
courtesy of Tomáš Zahradníček, Dějiny a současnost, www.dejiny.nln.cz/12 Jan 2004
This is the transcript of an interview with Polish General Wojciech Jaruzelski focusing on the Prague Spring 1968. He describes the circumstances of the Soviet intervention in Czechoslovakia and Poland's reasons for supporting it. He also describes Czechoslovak pressure for military intervention in Poland in the 1980s. Furthermore, Jaruzelski gives an overview of the relationship between Poland and Czechoslovakia and its political leaders from the 1960s onwards.
Collection: Czechoslovak Generals
Language of Original Document: Czech
Number of Pages: 8
Cold War Period: 1960s
Persons: Jaruzelski, Gomułka, Husák, Dzúr, Havel