Pink tank

Soviet WW II tank painted pink is loaded on a boat to be transported in <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO100100602011409" title="Prague (Czech Republic)" href="/topic/international/czech-republic/prague-%28czech-republic%29-PLGEO100100602011409.topic">Prague's</a> city center. Original Soviet Army tank Nr. 23 was on display in Prague from the war until visual artist David Cerny painted it pink with friends in April 1991. The <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO00000046" title="Czech Republic" href="/topic/international/czech-republic-PLGEO00000046.topic">Czech Republic</a> is commemorating the 20th anniversary of the departure of Soviet troops which invaded Czechoslovakia in 1968, and the tank was brought back to Prague from a military museum for a week for the occasion.

( Reuters photo / June 20, 2011 )

Soviet WW II tank painted pink is loaded on a boat to be transported in Prague's city center. Original Soviet Army tank Nr. 23 was on display in Prague from the war until visual artist David Cerny painted it pink with friends in April 1991. The Czech Republic is commemorating the 20th anniversary of the departure of Soviet troops which invaded Czechoslovakia in 1968, and the tank was brought back to Prague from a military museum for a week for the occasion.

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