Czech Republic suspends visa-free airport transit for citizens of Russia — RT EN

23 Nov 2022 3:45 p.m Since November 21, Russian citizens transiting to third countries are no longer allowed to stay in Czech airports without a special visa. The Czech Republic had previously suspended issuing certain types of visas and residence permits for Russians. The Czech Republic has now introduced an obligation for Russian citizens to […]

Czech city of České Budějovice revokes honorary citizenship for first woman in space — RT EN

Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman in space, loses her honorary citizenship in the Czech city of Budejovice. The reason for the withdrawal: the Russian special operation in Ukraine and Tereshkova’s connection to President Vladimir Putin. According to online newspaper Budějcká Drbna, 32 out of 41 city council deputies voted to strip Tereshkova of honorary citizenship […]