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The Czech authorities have been told to protect Roma communities from violence and intimidation, ahead of planned racist demonstrations.
The European Roma Rights Centre and Amnesty International have published a report deeply critical of the Czech schools policy regarding Roma children.
An agreement has been made to allow Czech churches to reclaim property seized under communist, rule but give up receiving state subsidies.
In a setback for Pentagon plans to install a US military radar base in the Czech Republic, the government has withdrawn its proposal to ratify an agreement on the base after loud protests.
The Czech government has agreed, after almost two decades of dispute, to compensate churches for properties confiscated under communist rule, and also to make them financially independent from the state. The details are being sorted.