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Deputy Minister Tlapa Received Head of UNHCR Office and IOM Office in Czechia
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Deputy Minister Tlapa Received Head of UNHCR Office and IOM Office in Czechia

 

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Martin Tlapa received the Head of UNHCR Office in the Czech Republic, Mrs. Petra Levrincová, and the Head of IOM Office in the Czech Republic, Mrs. Eva Sebbane, on 24 May 2021. They met to discuss how to join forces in helping the people in need or those persecuted by the military regime in Myanmar. The Czech Foreign Ministry cooperates with both organizations especially in humanitarian area. In the last 5 years, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs contributed with 150 million CZK to of their programs all over the world.

“We consider Myanmar an important partner. The Czech Republic has always supported its transition to democracy and its efforts to promote lasting peace, freedom, human rights and prosperity. We are ready to use all means to help the Burmese citizens, especially now in their difficult situation after the military coup,” Mr. Tlapa said.

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