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Bohuslav Martinů’s Original Letters Donated to His Birthplace


On March 26, Ambassador of the Czech Republic Hynek Kmoníček delivered a private donation of original correspondence, written by the famous Czech composer Bohuslav Martinů to his friend Frantisek Rybka in the United States between the years… more ►

Paul Ryan Visits the Czech Republic


The Speaker of the U. S. House of Representatives Paul Ryan visited the Czech Republic this March. During his visit, Speaker Ryan met Prime Minister Andrej Babiš and the Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies of the Czech Parliament Radek Vondráček… more ►

Czech Republic Expels Russian Diplomats


On March 26, 2018 the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs in accordance with Article 9 of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, declared personae non gratae three members of the diplomatic staff of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in… more ►

Spanish Czech Artist Manolo Blahnik's Design Presented by Czech Ambassador in Washington, DC


As part of the 100 years of independence celebrations, the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Washington, DC, presents “secret Czechs,” significant names known to the US public but hardly anyone would suspect them to be Czech. The… more ►

Legislative Outline for Rebuilding Infrastructure in America


On Feb. 12, 2018, the White House published a plan to rebuild the US infrastructure. A detailed, 53-page, document is intended for the US Congress as a guide to discuss this issue and to adopt the relevant laws to ensure implementation of the… more ►

Fairy Tale Angel of the Lord 2 and Actor Jiří Dvořák in DC


The fairy tale Angel of the Lord 2 was screened in the presence of Jiří Dvořák, the famous Czech actor on December 13, 2017 at the Avalon Theatre in Washington, DC. more ►

DC Premiere of Milada


On the evening of November 16, the Embassy of the Czech Republic hosted at Landmark Cinema a DC premiere of the film Milada by director David Mrnka. The heart-wrenching motion picture tells the true story of Milada Horáková, the only woman… more ►

Thousands Flocked to the Czech Christmas Market


The Czech Embassy welcomed 4,300 joyful visitors to its annual popular Czech Christmas market on Saturday, November 4, 2017. more ►

Original Letters by Composer Bohuslav Martinů Donated to the Czech Republic


During the Czech National Day reception, Ambassador of the Czech Republic Hynek Kmoníček accepted a donation of more than a hundred letters written by Bohuslav Martinů to his friend Frantisek Rybka in the United States. His son James Rybka and… more ►

The Czech Republic in the World Economy


Date: 07 November 2017  Venue: Wilson Center, Flom Auditorium, 6th floor, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, One Woodrow Wilson Plaza 1300 Pennsylvania, Ave., NW Washington, D.C. 20004

18th Annual Czech and Slovak Freedom Lecture with Professor Jan Švejnar more ►