Wednesday, 11 September 2019

Czech culture minister tells China it is damaging bilateral ties

Radio Prague |
11 September 2019

Czech Culture Minister Lubomír Zaorálek has brought out into the open a deepening feud between the mayor of Prague and Beijing, which has resulted in the cancellation of several cultural events involving Prague ensembles in China. In the sharpest rebuke yet, Minister Zaorálek told the Chinese ambassador there would be no cultural exchange if Beijing continued with this practice.