|Today 10:20||Crime victims are more active in criminal proceedings ( Prague Daily Monitor )|
Prague, Feb 22 (CTK) - The Probation and Mediation Service assisted 7,907 crime victims in 2017, or about 1,500 more than in 2016, which shows that victims take an active part in criminal proceedings ... Under Czech law, the Probation and Mediation Service provides free assistance to crime victims.
|Today 00:30||Communist spy who met Jeremy Corbyn met 127 other contacts including Labour MPs ( The Sun )|
The Czech spy noted: âHis brother leads the department at MI5 dealing with Soviet embassies in London. It might be possible that Robertson is used for intelligence purposes by MI6.â Others included Labour MPs Ron Brown, who died in 2007, Bruce George who retired in 2010, Patrick Duffy, retired in ...
|Yesterday 19:40||Court rejects all complaints against presidential election ( Prague Daily Monitor )|
Brno, Feb 21 (CTK) - The results of the Czech direct presidential election, in which President Milos Zeman defended his post for another five-year term, is final as the Supreme Administrative Court rejected the last four complaints on ... The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.
|Yesterday 19:40||Czechoslovak dissidents protest misuse of former StB files, comments (The Economist)|
Labour used to court the tabloids. Now it picks fights with them - The Economist
|Yesterday 09:45||Police accuse SPD secretary over racist statement ( Prague Daily Monitor )|
Prague, Feb 21 (CTK) - The Czech police accused Freedom and Direct Democracy (SDP) secretary Jaroslav Stanik, whom they previously monitored due to hate and racist utterances offending the Jews, Roma and homosexuals, without mentioning his name, Prague police spokesman Jan Danek told ...
|Yesterday 04:35||Theresa May: Press must shine a light in dark corners and ask awkward questions ( Daily Mail )|
Records found in the archives of the Czech secret police in Prague suggest Mr Corbyn met a secret agent named Jan Sarkocy at least three times. The MP's spokesman said he had agreed to the initial meeting with the Eastern Bloc official as during his 35 years in Parliament he has met 'diplomats and ...
|Yesterday 01:30||The Corbyn Files: Line by line, the Czech secret service dossier that PROVES Labour can't just ... ( Daily Mail )|
The Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes has drawn a steady stream of visitors since it opened its doors to researchers in 2008. The concrete building in Prague's Old Town contains the secret files of the Czechoslovakian secret police. For 40 years until the Velvet Revolution of 1989, friends, ...
|02/21/2018 10:25||Ombudsman: Czech police broke rules at Zeman's rally ( Prague Daily Monitor )|
Olomouc, North Moravia, Feb 20 (CTK) - The Czech police broke the rules in their action against the protesters at a public rally of President Milos Zeman ... was a symbol of the national resistance after the Soviet-led occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968 that crushed the Prague Spring reform movement.
|02/20/2018 16:25||WWII RAF fighter pilot Miroslav LiĹĄkutĂn dies at 98 ( Radio Prague )|
Miroslav LiĹĄkutĂn, one of the last Czechoslovak fighter pilots who served with the British RAF during WWII, died in Great Britain on Monday at the age of 98. Last year, the veteran pilot was promoted to the rank of brigadier general by the Czech head of state. The head of the General Staff of the Czech ...
|02/20/2018 11:25||WWII RAF fighter pilot Miroslav LiĹĄkutĂn dies at 98 ( Radio Prague )|
Miroslav LiĹĄkutĂn, one of the last two surviving Czechoslovak fighter pilots who served with the British RAF during WWII, died in Britain on Monday aged 98, the Czech military confirmed on Twitter. During the war, LiĹĄkutĂn made 131 sorties above enemy territory and spent 465 hours in air combat, the ...
|02/20/2018 10:30||Drivers of lorries smuggling migrants across ÄR detained ( Prague Daily Monitor )|
According to a report of the immigrant police, the Czech Republic is neither the main transit country nor the destination of migrating foreigners. Last year, the number of illegally transit migrants fell ... written consent of ÄTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.
|02/20/2018 09:25||One of last Czechoslovak wartime RAF pilots LiĹĄkutĂn dies ( Prague Daily Monitor )|
Prague, Feb 19 (CTK) - Miroslav Liskutin, one of the last two surviving Czechoslovak fighter pilots who served with the British RAF in wartime, died in ... "The Czech military has lost a significant figure of World War Two - a member of the 312th and 313th Czechoslovak fighter squadrons in Great Britain.
|02/19/2018 10:25||Ex-officer: BabiĹĄ knowingly cooperated with StB secret service ( Prague Daily Monitor )|
Bratislava/Prague, Feb 16 (CTK) - Current Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis (ANO) deliberately cooperated with the Czechoslovak communist secret police StB in the 1980s from the beginning and the StB file on him was not falsified, former StB officer Jan Sarkocy told journalists on Friday. "Mr Sarkocy ...
|02/19/2018 10:25||Czech grey eminence Ĺ louf, Zeman's former right hand, dies ( Prague Daily Monitor )|
Prague, Feb 16 (CTK) - Czech political lobbyist and grey eminence Miroslav Slouf, former close friend of current President Milos Zeman, died after a long serious illness at the age of 69 on Friday, Slouf's family told CTK. Slouf was a member of the Czechoslovak Communist Party (KSC) from the ...
|02/19/2018 10:25||Czech police uncover large people smuggling case ( Prague Daily Monitor )|
Plzen, West Prague, Feb 17 (CTK) - The 35 foreigners, including 11 children, the police found in lorries when they were illegally driven across the Czech Republic on Friday evening were moved to a detention centre for foreigners, regional police spokeswoman Veronika Hokrova told journalists on ...
|02/19/2018 10:25||Czech special forces to receive new assault rifles ( Prague Daily Monitor )|
Prague, Feb 17 (CTK) - The Czech Defence Ministry is planning to buy new AR-15 assault rifles for soldiers from the special forces, Jiri Caletka, from the Defence Ministry press department, told journalists on Saturday. The weapons will replace the same type of assault rifles the specialists use in foreign ...
|02/18/2018 21:25||Labour dismisses 'absurd' claims of Czechoslovak spy who claims to have known Margaret ... ( iNews )|
Despite documentation from Czech archives suggesting that Mr Corbyn had indeed met Mr Sarkocy on three occasions, the former spy's claims to have ... as they tried to fulfill their brief from Prague to obtain information on American intentions with nuclear weapons and advances in British technology.
|02/18/2018 12:50||Berlin: How to Get the Most Out of Shooting in Eastern Europe ( Hollywood Reporter )|
Now the 33-year-old, who is artistic director of Prague's Febio Fest Film festival, has just completed his debut feature, Outside (working title), a study in emotional manipulation. A co-production with the Netherlands that benefited from Czech film fund development, the $1 million film shot on location in ...
|02/18/2018 10:30||Czech Foreign Minister: we support territorial integrity of Ukraine and preserving sanctions against ... ( 112 International (blog) )|
The Czech Republic supports the territorial integrity of Ukraine and preserving sanctions against Russia, as Martin StropnickĂ˝, Czech Foreign Minister and Vice Prime Minister, told Ukraine's Foreign Minister in the framework of the 54th ... Protests took place in Prague after his statement about Crimea.
|02/18/2018 08:25||June V. Scheel, 88 ( New Prague Times )|
June V. Scheel, age 88, of New Prague, died suddenly at her home on Friday, February 16, 2018. June was born on September 18, 1929 in ... prior to service at church from 9 â 11 AM. Burial will occur at Czech National Cemetery followed by lunch in the fellowship hall at church. bruzekfuneralhome.com ...