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Czech Ambassador Bálek elected president of the UN Human Rights Council

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Permanent representative for the Czech Republic to the UN in Geneva, Václav Bálek, was elected President of the UN Human Rights Council. He will assume the prestigious position on January 1, 2023… more ►

Minister Lipavský made a speech before the Assembly of the International Criminal Court

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Minister of Foreign Affairs Jan Lipavský attended the 21st Assembly of the Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday, December 5, 2022. He met with Dutch… more ►

Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the Russian missile attacks on Ukraine

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This morning Russia attacked several Ukrainian cities with massive missile strikes. The center of Kiev, Zaporozhye, Dnipro, Zhitomir, Mykolaiv, Khmelnitsky, Kremenchuk and Lviv and Ternopol… more ►

Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the annexation of Ukrainian territories

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Today, the Russian Federation announced the annexation of the Donetsk, Luhansk, Zaporozhye and Kherson regions, which are indivisible part of Ukraine and are occupied by the Russian invasion… more ►

Foreign Minister Jan Lipavský called for steps against Russia at the UN General Assembly

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Minister of Foreign Affairs Jan Lipavský warned about the escalating Russian aggression at the UN Week in New York. He expressed support for Ukraine and emphasized the need to investigate and… more ►

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Martin Smolek welcomed President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe

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On Tuesday, September 6, 2022, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs welcomed the President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, Mr. Tiny Kox. The meeting focused on the main… more ►

Statement on the report of the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on the situation in Xinjiang

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic welcomes the release of a long-awaited report by the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights assessing human rights concerns in… more ►

Informal meeting of the EU foreign ministers (Gymnich) in Prague

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Prague hosted from August 30th to 31th an informal meeting for EU ministers of foreign affairs—also known as Gymnich. The ministers discussed two main themes: EU relations with Africa and… more ►

Minister Lipavský presented the Czech proposal for EXPO 2025 in Osaka; the new General Commissioner is Ondřej Soška

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The Minister of Foreign Affairs Jan Lipavský presented the proposal for the Czech participation at the EXPO 2025, which the government approved at the end of June. Czechia will present the best… more ►

The MFA proposed program was approved by the government for endangered Russian and Belarus citizens

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Citizens of Russia and Belarus that face persecution and are in danger in their country can get help from the “Civil Society” program. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs submitted the… more ►

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