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Coronavirus: Czech army sets up 500-bed field hospital in anticipation of COVID-19 surge [Video]

Coronavirus: Czech army sets up 500-bed field hospital in anticipation of COVID-19 surge

The Czech army has sett up the first COVID-19 field hospital in Prague with a capacity of 500 beds and 10 intensive care units.View on euronews

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Czech PM will dismiss health minister unless he resigns over 'inexcusable' restaurant visit [Video]

Czech PM will dismiss health minister unless he resigns over 'inexcusable' restaurant visit

Health Minister Roman Prymula has come under fire after he was photographed leaving a restaurant in the capital that should have been closed under the country's COVID-19 rules.View on euronews

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Hungary, Poland and Czech Republic 'oppose EU's new migration pact' [Video]

Hungary, Poland and Czech Republic 'oppose EU's new migration pact'

"We must ensure that the external borders of the EU and the Schengen Area remain perfectly sealed along all section," a spokesman for the Hungarian Prime Minister said.View on euronews

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Adorable lion cubs born in Czech zoo [Video]

Adorable lion cubs born in Czech zoo

Jumping around, playing and pouncing, three Barbary lion cubs recently started exploring their outside enclosure at Safari Park Dvur Kralove in the north of the Czech Republic.

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Travellers rush back to UK to beat quarantine [Video]

Travellers rush back to UK to beat quarantine

Passengers arrive at Heathrow Airport after the Czech Republic, Switzerlandand Jamaica were added to the Government's quarantine list. Travellersreturning from the three countries after 4am on Saturday..

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