Category: Foreigners

Update: Police close to completing investigation into 2017 drowning of 12-year-old Columbian girl at Prague 8-Liben’s Hotel Smisek Spa; pool’s site manager set to face criminal negligence charges; tragedy was survived by victim’s twin sister (Nova) [Social Media Post] 0

Update: Police close to completing investigation into 2017 drowning of 12-year-old Columbian girl at Prague 8-Liben’s Hotel Smisek Spa; pool’s site manager set to face criminal negligence charges; tragedy was survived by victim’s twin sister (Nova) [Social Media Post]

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Elderly Japanese woman starts fire in Wencelsas Square hotel after trying to make tea by putting plastic electric kettle on hotplate; no injuries; damage estimated at a thousand crowns (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Elderly Japanese woman starts fire in Wencelsas Square hotel after trying to make tea by putting plastic electric kettle on hotplate; no injuries; damage estimated at a thousand crowns (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Controversial Hollywood star Kevin Spacey is in Prague; visited Old Town Cuban bar La Bodeguita del Medio on Sunday (Expres.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Controversial Hollywood star Kevin Spacey is in Prague; visited Old Town Cuban bar La Bodeguita del Medio on Sunday (Expres.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Hradec Kralove branch of Tomio Okamura’s far-right SPD party complains on Facebook that “99%” of people on Hradec Kralove-to-Prague train are foreigners, alongside photos of two other passengers; post is deleted less than 24 hours later (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Hradec Kralove branch of Tomio Okamura’s far-right SPD party complains on Facebook that “99%” of people on Hradec Kralove-to-Prague train are foreigners, alongside photos of two other passengers; post is deleted less than 24 hours later (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Video: Train hits truck stopped between level-crossing barriers in Prague 10-Uhrineves on Friday; eight people were injured, including the truck’s 68-year-old driver, who’s been charged with an “obecne ohrozeni” (“public threat”) offence (YouTube) [Social Media Post] 0

Video: Train hits truck stopped between level-crossing barriers in Prague 10-Uhrineves on Friday; eight people were injured, including the truck’s 68-year-old driver, who’s been charged with an “obecne ohrozeni” (“public threat”) offence (YouTube) [Social Media Post]

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Kosovo police arrest and biefly detain “eight Czech citizens” carrying drone, Serbian flag and “Kosovo is Serbia” banner ahead of this afternoon’s (Saturday’s) Kosovo-Czech Republic Euro 2020 football qualifier (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Kosovo police arrest and biefly detain “eight Czech citizens” carrying drone, Serbian flag and “Kosovo is Serbia” banner ahead of this afternoon’s (Saturday’s) Kosovo-Czech Republic Euro 2020 football qualifier (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Breaking: National cyber-security agency NUKIB says “foreign state” was behind recent cyber-attacks on Czech foreign ministry; politicians Vit Rakusan (STAN) and Jiri Pospisil (TOP 09) openly blame Russia, citing diplomatic sources (Nova) [Social Media Post] 0

Breaking: National cyber-security agency NUKIB says “foreign state” was behind recent cyber-attacks on Czech foreign ministry; politicians Vit Rakusan (STAN) and Jiri Pospisil (TOP 09) openly blame Russia, citing diplomatic sources (Nova) [Social Media Post]

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Czech Ambassador to Iran Svatopluk Cumba recalled following investigation into Schengen visa fraud; Cumba allegedly collaborated with former Foreign Minister Jan Kavan on scheme that granted around 400 suspect visas to Iranian citizens (Radio Farda, USA) [Social Media Post] 0

Czech Ambassador to Iran Svatopluk Cumba recalled following investigation into Schengen visa fraud; Cumba allegedly collaborated with former Foreign Minister Jan Kavan on scheme that granted around 400 suspect visas to Iranian citizens (Radio Farda, USA) [Social Media Post]

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British-Australian citizen arrested on Interpol warrant and held in Prague’s Pankrac prison for 2 months because he has credit card debts in Qatar (Mail Online, UK) [Social Media Post] *corrected* 0

British-Australian citizen arrested on Interpol warrant and held in Prague’s Pankrac prison for 2 months because he has credit card debts in Qatar (Mail Online, UK) [Social Media Post] *corrected*

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