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In Memoriam
April 9, 2021

In Memoriam: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

I was honored to have a few meetings with Prince Philip over the years. He was tough, direct, no holds barred. I particularly remember a…
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February 17, 2021

In Memoriam: Dr. Jan Sokol (1936 – 2021)

"Dr. Jan Sokol, was a dissident, old friend, philosopher and anti-Communist. He was a Prague Society supporter from early on. He ran as a compromise…
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January 24, 2021

In Memoriam: Larry King (1933 – 2021)

Larry King, a legendary American television and radio host has passed away yesterday, on 23 January 2021, at the age of 87. In the span…
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December 17, 2020

In Memoriam: John le Carré (1931 – 2020)

David Cornwell - a best-selling British author of espionage novels, known to the world as John le Carré - has passed on Saturday, December 12th, in Cornwall,…
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November 11, 2020

In Memoriam: Saeb Erekat (1955 – 2020)

"I knew Dr Saeb Erekat well. We met, mostly off-line, for many years, in many countries and in many places. Last in Morocco. It pains…
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November 2, 2020

In Memoriam: Horst Schättle (1939 – 2020)

Dr Horst Schättle was the former General Manager of Sender Freies Berlin, a great mentor and friend and supporter of the Global Panel Foundation and…
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September 30, 2020

In Memoriam: His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, The Emir of Kuwait and the Commander of the Kuwait Military Forces

The Emir of Kuwait, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, has passed away at the age of 91 after leading the Gulf state for…
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April 23, 2020

In Memoriam: Tanya Heidelberg-Yopp

Tanya Heidelberg-Yopp was the Chief Counsel for MTV, interim chief executive officer of United Way for Southeastern Michigan, after having served as its chief operating…
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January 15, 2020

In Memoriam: Mr. Antonín Dočkálek

It is with deepest regret and shock that our close friend Antonín Dočkálek has died suddenly.   Professor Marc S. Ellenbogen: “Antonín Dočkálek, a very…
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January 14, 2020

In Memoriam: Sir Roger Scruton

Sir Roger Scruton, former Member of The Prague Society and a great Friend, passed away.   "Dearly beloved, controversial and strong-willed, Sir Roger Scruton was…
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