All posts tagged Czech Republic

  • Anti-refugee rallies take place in Prague
    February 7, 2016, by The Prague Post

    Several anti-immigrant rallies took place in Prague, with a large gathering near Prague Castle at Hradčanské náměstí and smaller ones at Wenceslas Square and Loretánské náměstí. The protests were part […]

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    Czech Pirate Party being prosecuted over web links
    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 […]

  • 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, according to his spokesman Jiří Ovčáček. […]

  • 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 resistance and have redoubled their opposition. Whether Poland, […]

  • 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 posted on an extremist white power website that opposed refugees and […]

  • 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 ...

  • 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 […]