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· January, 2007

Stories about Czech Republic from January, 2007

Czech Rebublic: New Arms Race?

NvB: Bored in Brno writes that the “proposed radar stations around the Czech Republic may be a forerunner of the new silent arms race.”

Czech Rebublic: Dechovka Music

NvB: Bored in Brno writes about dechovka music and posts a YouTube video of Eva and Vasek, “the most successful musical group in the [Czech] Republic from the standpoint of...

Czech Rebublic: Straznice Folk Festival

NvB: Bored in Brno writes about the history of the folk festival in Straznice that will be held June 21-24, 2007.

Czech Rebublic: Return of the Drawings

Four Bees reports on the return of the drawings that were looted by the Nazis in 1939 to the family of a Brno lawyer.

Czech Republic: New Government

The Economist's Edward Lucas writes about the Czech Republic's new government.

Russia: Reaction to Ballistic Missile Defense

Vilhelm Konnander writes on Russia's reaction to the “US proposal to deploy a ballistic missile defence system to NATO-members Poland and the Czech Republic.”

Czech Republic: Oldest Resident

Even the country's oldest resident – aged 108 – is somewhat annoyed with the Czech government's failure to materialize, writes Bored in Brno.

Czech Rebublic: Skiing Season

My Czech Republic Blog reports on the very belated beginning of the skiing season.

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