Articles for tag: ANO, KSCM, Migrants, SPD


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Communists Push Through Debate On UN Migration Pact

Prague, Sept 14 (CTK) – The Czech Chamber of Deputies will discuss the UN global compact for migration on Wednesday, it decided on the proposal of the Communists (KSCM) today, though their previous proposal to put the compact on the agenda failed to make it through on Thursday.   The global compact was approved by ...


KSCM, SPD Fail To Push Debate Of UN Migration Compact

Prague, Sept 13 (CTK) – The Czech opposition Communists (KSCM) and Freedom and Direct Democracy (SPD) have failed to push through a proposal that the Chamber of Deputies discuss the UN Global Compact for Migration at its current session.   KSCM deputy Zdenek Ondracek wanted the debate to show the cabinet’s position on the compact, ...


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Opposition Slams Filip Over Blaming Ukraine For 1968 Invasion

Prague, Aug 14 (CTK) – Czech opposition parties criticise Communist Party (KSCM) leader Vojtech Filip for his statement in the British daily The Guardian by which he indirectly blamed Ukrainians for the 1968 military invasion of Czechoslovakia by Warsaw Pact armies.   They accuse Filip of twisting the historical facts and liken his words to ...


Filip (KSCM) Dismisses Ukrainian Criticism Of Crimea Trip

Kiev, July 30 (CTK) – Ukrainian Foreign Ministry’s sharp reaction to a trip of several Czech politicians to Crimea proves that the present Ukrainian regime is undemocratic, Czech Communist (KSCM) leader Vojtech Filip told CTK today.   Filip said Kiev is incapable of respecting basic principles of the functioning of Europe.   He said the ...


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Babis Presents ANO-CSSD Programme To Deputies

Prague, July 11 (CTK) – The policy statement of the new Czech cabinet of ANO and the Social Democrats (CSSD) is very good and corresponds to the situation in the country, PM Andrej Babis (ANO) told the Chamber of Deputies before its vote of confidence in his cabinet today.   He mentioned and highlighted six ...


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Social Democrats Strike Deal With Babis Ahead Of Confidence Vote

Prague, July 10 (CTK) – The leaders of ANO and the Social Democrats (CSSD) signed a coalition agreement between their parties today, on the eve of the Chamber of Deputies’ vote of confidence in the ANO-CSSD minority government.   In recent days, the coalition agreement was signed by the two parties’ deputies.   The second ...


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Babis: Coalition Pact Signing Tuesday

Prague/Sofia, July 7 (CTK) – The ruling ANO movement and the Social Democrats (CSSD) will sign their government coalition pact on Tuesday, Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis (ANO) told journalists today.   On the same day, the agreement with the Communists on their tolerating the government will be signed as well, he added.   On ...


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Cardinal Duka: Communist’s Proposed Money Grab ‘Scandalous’

Velehrad, South Moravia, July 7 (CTK) – The Communists’ demands that the property returned to churches confiscated from them by the Communist regime should be taxed are scandalous, Prague Archbishop Cardinal Dominik Duka told journalists today.   If the property is taxed, the churches will defend themselves in court, Duka said.   On Wednesday, a ...


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Babis Welcomes Communist Comeback

Prague, July 2 (CTK) – A selection of data on the Communist Party (KSCM), which last weekend promised to support the new minority government of the ANO movement and the Social Democrats (CSSD) in the confidence vote to be taken next week, and its position on the Czech political scene:   – After the fall ...