PRAGUE (Sputnik) - Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis said on Saturday that he had asked other EU leaders to consider expelling "at least one" Russian diplomat in solidarity with Prague over the deadly 2014 ammunition depot explosions in Vrbetice.
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The punitive measures imposed by Moscow came in response to the expulsion of Russian diplomats by several states, including Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Lithuania, and Poland. The row began after Czech authorities claimed that Russian military...
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Filming is underway in Czech Republic, near Prague, on Netflix’s WWI feature All Quiet On The Western Front. Edward Berger (Patrick Melrose) is directing the German-language version of the classic anti-war story. Producing is Malte Grunert of...
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WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US State Secretary Antony Blinken held a phone conversation with Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis to discuss Russia's actions in light of its diplomatic row with Prague, the Department of State said on Sunday.
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PRAGUE (Sputnik) - Traffic on the highway connecting the Czech Republic's Prague and Slovakia's Bratislava has been temporarily halted after the Czech police found explosives during repair work, Czech police spokeswoman Dana Cirtkova announced on...
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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia will react to the “unacceptable and provocative” actions of Bulgaria and the Czech Republic, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday.
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The tit-for-tat response follows last week's decision by the three Baltic republics to expel several Russian diplomats from their respective embassies "in solidarity" with the Czech Republic amid the spat between Moscow and Prague over Russia's...
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The incident was reported just several hours before Minister of the Interior Jan Hamacek was expected to announce changes in the Cabinet, presenting a replacement for Deputy Foreign Minister Jakub Kulhanek, who became foreign minister last week.
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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Prague's groundless claims of Russia's involvement in the 2014 deadly ammunition depot blasts in Vrbertice have caused extreme damage to the bilateral relations, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday.
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The Czech Republic on Thursday ordered Russia to remove more staff from its Prague embassy, in a growing spat between the two countries.Last week, Prague expelled 18 embassy staff members, saying they were intelligence officers.The dispute stems...
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PRAGUE (Sputnik) - Three employees of the Russian embassy in Bratislava need to leave Slovakia within one week in light of the situation in the Czech Republic, Slovak Prime Minister Eduard Heger said on Thursday.
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The Czech Republic is urging European and NATO allies to take joint retaliatory action against Russia following accusations that Russian spies were behind a huge explosion at a Czech arms depot in 2014. They claim the spies were also part of a...
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Czech Republic expels 18 Russian diplomats over 2014 arms depot explosionsEmbassy of the Russian Federation in Prague, Czech Republic. Photo by Wikipedia user I, Krokodyl/Hynek Moravec, used under CC BY-SA 3.0. licence.
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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The United States is behind the expulsion of Russian diplomats from the Czech Republic, and this is related to the thwarted conspiracy to stage a coup in Belarus, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Monday.
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PRAGUE (Sputnik) - The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Russia will only have five remaining diplomats following Russia’'s decision to declare 20 of the embassy's employees "persona non grata", Director of the International Department of the Czech...
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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Czech Foreign Minister Jan Hamacek on Sunday announced plans to discuss the 2014 explosion of an ammunitions depot in Vrbetice during a Monday meeting of EU foreign ministers.
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