Czech Republic

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Hunger stones, wrecks and bones: Europe’s drought brings past to surface
Receding rivers and lakes have exposed ghost villages, a Nazi tank and a Roman fort

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

19, Aug, 2022 @9:56 AM

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‘Wake-up call’ for climate-sceptic Czechs as blaze devastates national park
Sentiment shifting among politicians and the public as beloved region of forested mountains goes up in flames

Robert Tait Prague

30, Jul, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Czech police turn seized Ferrari into patrol car
The Ferrari 458 Italia is capable of chasing down joyriders at speeds of up to 200mph

Oliver Holmes

25, Jul, 2022 @5:58 PM

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Russian gas shutoff would send some EU countries into recession, IMF warns
Fund says GDP in Hungary, Slovakia and Czech Republic would fall by up to 6%, with Italy, Germany and Austria also hit hard

Larry Elliott

19, Jul, 2022 @12:15 PM

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‘I will stay until Kharkiv is rebuilt’: we revisit five Ukrainian families rebuilding their lives in the EU
Illness, homesickness, language barriers and job scarcity all took their toll. But the welcome – from Portugal to Poland – could not have been warmer

Beatriz Ramalho da Silva in Lisbon, Robert Tait in Prague, Weronika Strzyżyńska, Megan Clement in Paris and Sam Jones in Madrid

20, Jun, 2022 @6:00 AM

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£68m of cocaine delivered with bananas to two supermarkets in Czech Republic
Czech police searching more stores on same delivery route while contacting overseas counterparts about shipment from Central America

Gemma McSherry

18, Jun, 2022 @6:39 PM

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Prague’s Orloj clock at centre of row over artist’s ‘amateur’ reproduction
Artist accused of putting likenesses of friends and acquaintances on 15th-century clock, possibly as a joke

Robert Tait in Prague

02, Jun, 2022 @2:00 PM

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‘They won’t accept us’: Roma refugees forced to camp at Prague train station
Humanitarian crisis grows as Ukrainian Roma families stuck at Czech train station say they are not treated like other refugees

Robert Tait in Prague

25, May, 2022 @5:45 AM

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Media freedom is ‘in danger’, survey in four central European countries finds
Respondents in Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia want measures to protect press freedom

Robert Tait in Prague

26, Apr, 2022 @3:43 PM

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The big picture: waiting on a road to nowhere in 1990s Czech Republic
Robin Graubard’s arresting image, showing three generations at a tram stop outside a petrochemical plant near Prague, gives a flavour of the bleakness she witnessed in post-Soviet eastern Europe

Tim Adams

24, Apr, 2022 @6:00 AM

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The Guardian view on Ukraine: same war, new dilemmas | Editorial
Editorial: Russia’s retreat from Kyiv marks a change in the dynamics and the military balance, but the conflict is far from over


08, Apr, 2022 @5:30 PM

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‘I never imagined strangers could be so close’: five Ukrainian families on starting again in the EU
Millions who fled war in their homeland now face the challenge of rebuilding their lives. From Paris to Prague, we asked five families what the future holds

Lizzy Davies, Megan Clement in Paris, Robert Tait in Prague, Sam Jones in Madrid, Beatriz Ramalho da Silva in Lisbon and Weronika Strzyżyńska

27, Mar, 2022 @10:00 AM

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