UK’s Corbyn among socialist leaders meeting in Prague

Socialist leaders from around Europe are meeting in Prague on Friday. UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, PM Robert Fico of Slovakia’s Smer and German SDP vice-chancellor Sigmar Gabriel are among those due to speak at the Party of European Socialists gathering at the city’s Congress Centre. The three-day event has been organised by the Czech Social Democrats, whose leader PM Bohuslav Sobotka will also address the over 500 delegates.