Grim anniversary

Teddy bears in Lidice village are piled in front of the memorial dedicated to the local children who perished in Nazi concentration camps during the 70th anniversary of the destruction of Lidice village by German forces in reprisal for the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich. On June 10, 1942, all 192 men over 16 years of age from the village were murdered by <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORCIG00000044" title="Nazi Party" href="/topic/politics/parties-movements/nazi-party-ORCIG00000044.topic">Nazis</a>.

( Getty Images / June 10, 2012 )

Teddy bears in Lidice village are piled in front of the memorial dedicated to the local children who perished in Nazi concentration camps during the 70th anniversary of the destruction of Lidice village by German forces in reprisal for the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich. On June 10, 1942, all 192 men over 16 years of age from the village were murdered by Nazis.

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