Jan Hamacek

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 EU foreign affairs chief Josep Borrell. Photograph: François Walschaerts/Pool/EPA

The European Union has warned that 150,000 Russian troops have massed at the borders of Ukraine and that it would hold Moscow responsible for the fate(...)

Demonstrators in Prague, including football supporters, protest against the Czech government’s measures to slow the spread of Covid-19. Photograph:  Michal Cizek

The Czech Republic, which has the highest coronavirus infection rate in Europe, will wait at least two weeks before deciding whether to order a full l(...)

Prague, Czech Republic, on Monday. The Czech government has imposed further dramatic restrictions on the movement in efforts to contain the outbreak of  coronavirus. Photograph: Gabriel Kuchta/Getty Images

The Czech Republic has sealed off a coronavirus “hotspot” as central Europe placed strict controls on travel, schools and mass gatherings, and Serbia (...)

Armed police officers near the scene of a shooting at a hospital in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Photograph: EPA/LUKAS KABON

A 42-year-old gunman killed six people on Tuesday at a hospital waiting room in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava before fleeing and fatally shooting(...)

Demonstrators call for the resignation of Czech prime minister Andrej Babis, on Saturday, the day marking the 29th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, in front of Prague Castle. Photograph:  Michal Cizek/AFP/Getty Images

Thousands of Czechs have protested against their prime minister, Andrej Babis, and urged him to resign over a string of scandals, including claims fro(...)

 Thousands of demonstrators gather in Wenceslas Square to protest against Czech prime minister Andrej Babis, in Prague on Tuesday. Photograph: Martin Divisek/EPA

Pro-Russian Czech president Milos Zeman has outraged opponents by urging prime minister Andrej Babis to try to form a government with ultra-nationalis(...)