There have been mixed reactions from observers and the press regarding the success of the Czech EU presidency, with many analysts saying the Czech Republic had undermined its position and squandered the potential given by political squabbles and the fall of the government midway through. The Czech branch of the human rights watchdog Amnesty International has criticized Czech politicians for insufficiently defending human rights at the EU-China summit in May.
Remnants of medieval wall dating back to 1041 unearthed in Břeclav
Prague flats most expensive in Central Europe, in terms of average earnings
Measures taken as over 60 percent of Czech Republic hit by extreme drought
Beer, schnitzel and mushroom picking – unique set of emojis captures Czech soul
Barbora Strýcová, 33, in “best form” ahead of Wimbledon semi-final against Serena Williams