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Cunek wants Czech government to deal with his Romany plan

Prague, 20.1.2008 17:21, (ROMEA/CTK) Christian Democrat (KDU-CSL) Jiri Cunek leader wants his the Czech government to approve his plan of aid to socially excluded Romanies, Cunek told the commercial television station Prima today.  full story

Cunek suspected of plagiarism in his speech on Romanies

Prague, 15.1.2008 11:30, (ROMEA/CTK) Czech junior ruling Christian Democrat (KDU-CSL) chairman Jiri Cunek allegedly rewrote parts of Jakub Steiner's essay in his controversial speech on Romanies pronounced last Friday at his party's conference, Mlada fronta Dnes (MfD) and Lidove noviny (LN) report today.  full story

Romany activists criticise Czech KDU-CSL head's statements

Prague, 11.1.2008 20:00, (ROMEA/CTK) Romany activists expressed indignation at the controversial statements by Czech junior ruling Christian Democrat (KDU-CSL) chairman Jiri Cunek in which he attacked the Romanies' family values, Romany associations' representatives told CTK.  full story

Romany culture contradicts Human Rights Charter - Cunek

Prague, 11.1.2008 18:38, (ROMEA/CTK) The traditional Romany culture and its system of values are "in many cases" at variance with the Charter of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms, Czech junior ruling Christian Democrat (KDU-CSL) chairman Jiri Cunek said at the party's programme conference today.  full story

Situation of Vsetin Romanies improves partly - Czech ombudsman

Vsetín, 5.12.2007 16:12, (ROMEA/CTK) Czech ombudsman Otakar Motejl believes that the situation of Romanies in the north Moravian town of Vsetin improved only partly six months after he drafted recommendations for resolving their problems, spokeswoman for his office Iva Hrazdilkova said today.  full story

Czech Romany family to lose home

Cechy pod Kosirem, South Moravia, 30.11.2007 20:14, (ROMEA/CTK) The Tulej Romany family that the Town Hall of the north Moravian Vsetin had moved to a dilapidated family house in Cechy pod Kosirem will lose roof over their heads, the daily Mlada fronta Dnes writes in its central Moravian edition today.  full story

Czech Christian Democrats head pulling party under water-press

Prague, 12.11.2007 16:47, (ROMEA/CTK) The Czech junior governing Christian Democrats (KDU-CSL) seem not to mind that their chairman Jiri Cunek had to leave the cabinet over suspected corruption and dubious finances, but Cunek is pulling the party under the water, Petr Uhl writes in the daily Pravo today.  full story

Resettled Czech Romany family may return to Vsetin - minister

Vsetin, 2.11.2007 18:47, (ROMEA/ČTK) A Czech Romany family that was relocated from the Vsetin centre to a dilapidated family house in the Prostejov vicinity, south Moravia, might return to Vsetin, Minister Dzamila Stehlikova (Greens), who is in charge of human rights and minorities, said today.  full story

Romany organisations welcome Czech deputy PM's resignation

Prague, 1.11.2007 22:55, (ROMEA/CTK) Representatives of significant Romany organisations in the Czech Republic welcomed the resignation of Deputy PM Jiri Cunek, head of the junior ruling Christian Democrats (KDU-CSL), today. They said they hope that the cases in which Cunek is involved would be investigated thoroughly.  full story

Cunek to leave as Czech deputy PM on Wednesday

Prague, 1.11.2007 13:22, (ROMEA/CTK) Jiri Cunek, Czech deputy PM and head of the junior ruling Christian Democrats (KDU-CSL), today announced that he will leave the coalition government on Wednesday. He said he decided to resign as first deputy prime minister and local development minister after it surfaced that Supreme State Attorney Renata Vesecka wants to reopen the case of his alleged corruption.  full story

Family money, Romany issue main problems of Czech deputy PM Cunek

Prague, 31.10.2007 18:49, (ROMEA/CTK) The political career of Jiri Cunek, Czech deputy prime minister Christian Democrat (KDU-CSL) leader, steeply rose a year ago when the then regional politician was elected to the Senate, but soon it was threatened by his dubious finances and his relation to minorities.  full story

Czech Constitutional Court to deal with Cunek's statements

Prague, 30.10.2007 13:59, (ROMEA/CTK) Czech Romany woman Claudie Laburdova has filed a constitutional complaint against the police decision to shelve a criminal complaint filed against Deputy Prime Minister Jiri Cunek for his statements about Romanies, Laburdova's lawyers Martin Conka and David Masa told CTK today.  full story

Resettled Czech Romanies still strive for return to Vsetin

Olomouc, 9.10.2007 15:21, (ROMEA/CTK) The Romanies who were relocated from the centre of Vsetin, north Moravia, last year to other municipalities in Moravia are still striving for the return to their original hometown, mayors of the villages where the Romanies live now confirmed to CTK today.  full story

Czech Romanies considering steps against deputy PM Cunek

Prague, 9.10.2007 12:58, (ROMEA/CTK) The Romea Romany group is considering taking further legal steps against Deputy Prime Minister Jiri Cunek (junior coalition Christian Democrats, KDU-CSL), former mayor of Vsetin, south Moravia, Romea executive director Zdenek Rysavy told CTK today.  full story

Czech Christian Democrat leader did not violate law - server

Vsetin, 9.10.2007 10:38 Former mayor of Vsetin and Czech Christian Democrat (KDU-CSL) leader Jiri Cunek did not violate any law when the town hall evicted some Romany families under his leadership, the server writes today. The police have closed the investigation of the case and said that no criminal act occurred, said.  full story

Situation of Czech Romanies moved to suburb improves - ombudsman

Vsetín, 20.8.2007 20:02, (CTK) The situation of Romanies whom the Vsetin town hall moved from a dilapidated house in the centre of the town to container-like houses on the outskirts has improved over the last year, Czech ombudsman Otakar Motejl told CTK today.  full story

Czech Romanies resettled from Vsetin must move out - press

Vsetin, 31.7.2007 11:26, (CTK) The Tulej Romany family whom the town hall in Vsetin, north Moravia, moved to a dilapidated house in Cechy pod Kosirem, south Moravia, last year, will have to move from the house that is unhabitable, daily Pravo writes today.  full story

Czech Romanies from Vsetin buy uninhabitable house - press

Vsetin, 14.7.2007 16:54, (CTK) The house a ten-member Romany family from Vsetin, north Moravia, recently bought in Strazisko on loan from the Vsetin town hall, is uninhabitable and they have returned to the town and stay with their relatives, Prostejovsky denik daily writes today.  full story

Czech senators back ombudsman's stand on Romany resettlement

Prague, 10.7.2007 19:03, (CTK) The Czech Senate's human rights committee today unanimously supported Ombudsman Otakar Motejl's critical stand on the moving of dozens of Romanies out of Vsetin, north Moravia, by the local town hall last autumn.  full story

Two Czech Romany families can move from containers to flats

Vsetin, 9.7.2007 17:15, (ČTK) The Vsetin Town Hall will enable two Romany families that were moved from a local dilapidated house to container-like flats on the town outskirts last year to move to standard flats that their tenants, also Romanies, abandoned last week, Eva Stejskalova told CTK today.  full story

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