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The Swiss police have rejected the accusations of having made mistakes in treating the detained Czech Communist (KSCM) MEP Miloslav Ransdorf in December, and dismissed his widow's complaint in an interview with the Czech server Aktualne.cz.
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The Czech Republic may not be able to draw a part of EU subsidies for environment protection and some transport projects because the cabinet has not met the demand to include the Labe valley in north Bohemia in the EU system of protected valuable localities, the Arnika group told CTK on Thursday.
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The five Czechs, who went missing in Lebanon last July and were released on Monday, fell into a trap prepared by the Lebanese secret service to get the detained Lebanese Ali Fayad from the Czech Republic, Czech papers and the Neovlivni.cz server wrote on Wednesday.
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Seven out of ten Czechs want President Milos Zeman to speak critically about the activities of the government and parties, according to a poll conducted by the STEM polling institute in December and released Wednesday.
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The annual increase in the number of Czechs who are HIV-positive was the biggest over the past 30 years with 266 newly recorded cases in 2015, while there were only tens of them a year until 2006, according to the statistics published by the National Institute of Public Health (SZU) online.
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The Regional Court in Brno has rejected a complaint filed by U.S. citizen Kevin Dahlgren, charged with a quadruple murder in the Czech Republic, and he will therefore stay in pre-trial custody, Municipal Court spokeswoman Petra Hovorkova told CTK on Monday.
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The Prague Municipal Court decided Thursday on the immediate release of Lebanese Ali Fayad from custody, after Justice Minister Robert Pelikan did not give his consent to Fayad's extradition to the USA, the court's spokeswoman Marketa Puci told CTK on Thursday.
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European Council head Donald Tusk will arrive in Prague on February 16 to discuss support for an EU-Britain draft agreement and the migrant crisis with Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka, the latter wrote on Twitter on Thursday.
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Former Czechoslovak communist premier Lubomir Strougal will not be prosecuted over his responsibility for the deaths of people who perished when they tried to get through the Iron Curtain to West European countries, the police office that dealt with the case told CTK on Wednesday.
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Czech lobbyist Marek Dalik was sentenced to five years in prison and a five-million-crown penalty for corruption accompanying the purchase of the Pandur armoured personnel carriers (APCs) for the Czech military, the Prague Municipal Court ruled on Tuesday.
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Customs officers at Prague´s international airport have uncovered 47 shipments of drugs since the beginning of the year, compared with only 29 cases in the same period of 2015 and a mere 14 in 2014, they informed CTK in a press release on Tuesday.
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The Czech police arrested Iranian businessman Shahram Abdullah Zadeh, based on an international arrest warrant issued by Iran, shortly after his release from pre-trial detention on a 150-million-crown bail in Brno on Monday, the regional police spokeswoman Petra Ledabylova has told CTK without elaborating.
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