There are growing concerns about how prepared the Czech Republic’s healthcare system is as the central European nation enters an expected 30-day state of emergency to combat rising coronavirus infections. Milan Kubek, president of the Czech Medical Chamber, said that as of October 5 around 1,200 patients are hospitalised with Covid-19 and 280 of them are in a serious condition.Continue Reading

Czech President Miloš Zeman has caused outrage after saying he wants to revoke his country’s recognition of Kosovo as an independent state. The 74-year-old, who is known for his inflammatory remarks, made the comment during his second day of an official visit to Serbia on Wednesday. The Czech News Agency reported on Wednesday evening that Kosovo had in response withdrawn its planned participation in a Visegrad Four and Western Balkans summit that was scheduled in Prague on Thursday.Continue Reading