Category: Military

Prague-Reporyje Mayor Pavel Novotny (ODS) angers Russia by proposing memorial to General Vlasov’s anti-Communist Russian Liberation Army; “Vlasovtsy” collaborated with Nazis before switching sides and supporting Czechs in Prague Uprising; Novotny is former tabloid journalist and frequent provocateur (Denik) *edited* [Social Media Post] 0

Prague-Reporyje Mayor Pavel Novotny (ODS) angers Russia by proposing memorial to General Vlasov’s anti-Communist Russian Liberation Army; “Vlasovtsy” collaborated with Nazis before switching sides and supporting Czechs in Prague Uprising; Novotny is former tabloid journalist and frequent provocateur (Denik) *edited* [Social Media Post]

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Disgraced lobbyist Marek Dalik served substantial part of prison sentence for corruption working in luxurious Znojmo, South Moravia pension; pension-owner had contract to employ prisoners; Dalik, a former aide to ex-Prime Minister Topolanek, was given a five-year sentence in 2016 for asking for bribes but was conditionally released on Monday (Aktualne) [Social Media Post] 0

Disgraced lobbyist Marek Dalik served substantial part of prison sentence for corruption working in luxurious Znojmo, South Moravia pension; pension-owner had contract to employ prisoners; Dalik, a former aide to ex-Prime Minister Topolanek, was given a five-year sentence in 2016 for asking for bribes but was conditionally released on Monday (Aktualne) [Social Media Post]

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Prague prepares for chaotic Friday: 6,000 English football fans in town for Euro qualifier at Prague 10-Vrsovice’s Sinobo Stadium (Eden); Karel Gott’s funeral at Palac Zofin, Prague 1-Nove Mesto; and Signal Festival’s 2nd night; army on stand-by to support police (Expres.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Prague prepares for chaotic Friday: 6,000 English football fans in town for Euro qualifier at Prague 10-Vrsovice’s Sinobo Stadium (Eden); Karel Gott’s funeral at Palac Zofin, Prague 1-Nove Mesto; and Signal Festival’s 2nd night; army on stand-by to support police (Expres.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Update: Skoda Rapid-driver who died in collision with Ford Mustang near Spindleruv Mlyn, Hradec Kralove Region, was 49-year-old Milan Jakubu, a brigadier general in the Czech military intelligence service Vojenske zpravodajstvi (VZ) (Nova) *corrected* [Social Media Post] 0

Update: Skoda Rapid-driver who died in collision with Ford Mustang near Spindleruv Mlyn, Hradec Kralove Region, was 49-year-old Milan Jakubu, a brigadier general in the Czech military intelligence service Vojenske zpravodajstvi (VZ) (Nova) *corrected* [Social Media Post]

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Prague 6-Vokovice’s Spitfire-shaped grass memorial to World War II fighter pilot Frantisek Fajtl is overgrown and partly dried out, less than two years after official unveiling; cost of project: 900,000 Kc (Blesk.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Prague 6-Vokovice’s Spitfire-shaped grass memorial to World War II fighter pilot Frantisek Fajtl is overgrown and partly dried out, less than two years after official unveiling; cost of project: 900,000 Kc (Blesk.cz) [Social Media Post]

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US military convoys en route to Romania and Hungary causing massive delays on eastbound carriageway of D1 motorway from Prague to Brno (CTK) [Social Media Post] 0

US military convoys en route to Romania and Hungary causing massive delays on eastbound carriageway of D1 motorway from Prague to Brno (CTK) [Social Media Post]

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Cops deactivate World War II bomb found near Plzen’s athletics stadium; 20,000 residents evacuated earlier today (Wednesday) now being allowed to return home (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Cops deactivate World War II bomb found near Plzen’s athletics stadium; 20,000 residents evacuated earlier today (Wednesday) now being allowed to return home (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post]

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