Czech President Milos Zeman says Russia not necessarily responsible for 2014 ammunition depot explosion

Czech President Milos Zeman said on Sunday the idea that Russian spies caused a 2014 ammunition dump explosion in the central European country was just one of two theories and the possibility it was an accident should not be ruled out. Zeman’s statement came just over a week after the government sparked a row with… Read More Czech President Milos Zeman says Russia not necessarily responsible for 2014 ammunition depot explosion

Czech excludes Russia’s Rosatom from nuclear tender following recent dispute

The Czech government will not invite Russia’s Rosatom to take part in security assessments before a planned tender for a new unit at the Dukovany nuclear power plant, Industry Minister Karel Havlicek said on Monday. The decision, which effectively excludes Russia from the multi-billion dollar tender, was announced two days after Prague expelled 18 Russian… Read More Czech excludes Russia’s Rosatom from nuclear tender following recent dispute

Russia expels twenty Czech diplomats in retaliatory act over ammunition depot explosion allegations

Moscow expelled 20 Czech diplomats on Sunday in a confrontation over Czech allegations that two Russian spies accused of a nerve agent poisoning in Britain in 2018 were behind an earlier explosion at a Czech ammunition depot that killed two people. Prague had on Saturday ordered out 18 Russian diplomats, prompting Russia to vow on… Read More Russia expels twenty Czech diplomats in retaliatory act over ammunition depot explosion allegations