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January 24, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

The police are pursuing charges against the Czech Pirate Party because of its operation of a website that has weblinks to copyrighted television shows, the Pirates said in a press […]

In his second year in office as president of the Czech Republic, Milos Zeman continued to generate controversy on a range of fronts. When the country celebrated the 25th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution in November 2014, thousands of Czechs turned out to protest against Zeman's pro-Russian stance and vulgar language.

Czech president Zeman claims his views are vindicated

January 13, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

Czech President Miloš Zeman claims that the New Year’s Eve attacks against women vindicate his negative point of view on refugees coming to Europe, ...

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Eastern Europe bristles after Cologne

January 10, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

Eastern European governments were against taking in Muslim refugees before the events in Cologne took place. Now, they feel vindicated in their resist ...

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Czech prime minister’s e-mails hacked

January 6, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

About 80 e-mails were stolen from Czech Republic Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka’s account, according to server Lidovky.cz. The messages were poste ...

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    Hungarian Parliament’s Speaker: Slovakia should not be in the EU
    December 16, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    Slovakia’s Foreign Affairs Ministry summoned Hungarian Ambassador to Slovakia Eva Czimbalmosné Molnár to explain the recent statements made by Hungarian Parliamentary Speaker László Kövér that Slovakia and the Czech Republic sh ...

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    Prague Old Town tree lighting cancelled
    November 24, 2015, by The Prague Post

    Organisers of the annual tree lighting ceremony at Prague’s Old Town Square have announced that the ceremony has been cancelled due to security concerns. The ceremony was to take place […]