Czech Republic ready to accept Syrian refugees

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“Instead of taking, for instance, 20 or 30 Syrians from Greece, we will take 20 or 30 Syrians from Turkey. This is actually the only difference,” Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka said about the one for one refugee system.

The Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, Bohuslav Sobotka, said that his government is willing to implement the 2015 refugee relocation program and accept refugees directly from Turkey.


The government of the Czech Republic decided to implement the 2015 EU relocation program, according to a statement by the Prime Minister of the country Bohuslav Sobotka.

According to the Ceske Noviny website, Sobotka said that his government is prepared to accept Syrian refugees directly from Turkey, as the new refugee plan between the EU and Turkey aims to reduce the burden of the EU neighbor country, which already received more than 2.5 million Syrian refugees.

Sobotka, praised the propo...


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