Milos Zeman

Czech Republic

Czech PM Sobotka Quits After Row With Finance Minister

PRAGUE (AFP) – Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka announced Tuesday he would submit his resignation — which also entails that of his cabinet — after a row with his popular billionaire finance minister, whose business activities have caused a storm.

Angela Merkel and Czech President Milos Zeman

Anti-Migrant Czech President Calls For Referendum On EU Membership

(REUTERS) – Czech President Milos Zeman called for the Czech Republic to hold a referendum on European Union and NATO membership following Britain’s shock vote to leave the EU, a suggestion quickly rebuffed by the government. Zeman said on Thursday

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Czech President: Migrants Using Children As ‘Human Shields’

Prague (AFP) – The Czech president Sunday accused economic migrants of using children as “human shields” in their bid to reach Europe, as the continent grapples with its biggest migration crisis since World War II. President Milos Zeman has made

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Czech President Blasts Migrants: ‘Nobody Invited You Here’

The President of the Czech Republic has called on refugees to respect his country’s rules or leave, telling them: “Nobody invited you here.” In an interview with newspaper Blesk, Czech President Milos Zeman told the growing number of refugees in