Czech protesters mark anniversary of Velvet revolution

first_imgThe protest was held on the eve of the30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, which ended communist rule in whatwas then Czechoslovakia.   Crowds gather at Letna Park to mark the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution in Prague, Czech Republic on Saturday. AFP It was alleged that Babis used theEuropean Union subsidies for his private business, which he denied.   Prague – At least 200,000 people protested against the Czech governmentin this capital, calling for Prime Minister Andrej Babis to resign overallegations of fraud. Saturday’s demonstration was held inLetna Park – which was also the site of the biggest rallies of November 1989.(BBC)last_img

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