Saturday, 23 September 2017

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Burmese politician Suu Kyi may visit Prague, meet Zeman

ČTK |
20 Sep 2017

Burmese politician and Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi may visit Prague and meet President Milos Zeman as well as Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka (Social Democrats, CSSD) in October, the server Aktualne.cz reported on Tuesday.

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Havel library launches Read Havel campaign for school children

ČTK |
20 Sep 2017

The Václav Havel Library launched the Read Havel (Číst Havla) campaign on Tuesday to help elementary and secondary school students get to know Havel not only as a great personality of Czech history, but also as an inspiring writer.

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Czech zoo burns rhino horns to protest against poaching

ČTK |
20 Sep 2017

The zoo in Dvur Kralove nad Labem burnt down 33 kilogrammes of rhino horns in protest against illegal trading in animals and poaching on Tuesday.

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Czech representatives hail prize for Zeman as recognition of tie with Israel

ČTK |
20 Sep 2017

Czech politicians consider the awarding of President Milos Zeman by a U.S. Jewish fund a step in appreciation of Prague's long support for Israel and they positively assess Zeman's call on democratic states to move their embassies from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, they told CTK on Tuesday.

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Zeman at UN: World unable to clamp down on terrorism

ČTK |
20 Sep 2017

The world has been still unable to intervene resolutely against terrorism, Czech President Milos Zeman told the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday, calling for the creation of a strong U.N. office that might clamp down on terrorism by all means, including military force.

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Sister of Czech killed in London turning to Strasbourg court

ČTK |
20 Sep 2017

The lawyers of the sister of a Czech man who was killed in London last September, but the perpetrator was acquitted by a British court, have lodged a complaint with the European Human Rights Court in Strasbourg, the Prima television station said on Tuesday.

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Zeman meets South Korean President in New York

ČTK |
20 Sep 2017

Czech President Miloš Zeman discussed North Korea and nuclear energy with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in at their bilateral meeting in New York on Tuesday.

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HN: Czechs still without postal ballot to enable voting abroad

ČTK |
19 Sep 2017

The Czech Republic still fails to introduce postal ballot to facilitate the participation in elections for its citizens abroad, daily Hospodářské noviny wrote on Monday, adding that the political scene remains split on the issue.

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LN: Places popular among Czech suicides to be checked

ČTK |
19 Sep 2017

Czech psychiatrists are going to analyse data on suicides in the country in order to reveal places in which suicides are often committed and propose measures to decrease the popularity of the suicide hotspots, daily Lidove noviny (LN) wrote on Monday.

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LN: Poachers with modern equipment devastate Czech forests

ČTK |
19 Sep 2017

Poaching gangs continue devastating Czech nature, using state-of-the-art equipment such as laser sights, night vision, silencers and even refrigerated trucks with which they go to forests, daily Lidove noviny (LN) wrote on Monday.

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