the Czech Republic has recently launched a new Minister of justice. Critics fear that it is intended to protect the Prime Minister, Babis prior to the investigation. Thousands to go on the road.
In the Czech Republic have protested, thousands of protesters for the third week in a row against the new Minister of justice Marie Benesova. At the Central rally at the old town square in Prague, around 20,000 people attended according to the organizers. She high-held banners such as "For an independent justice" and shouting "shame".
the Background of the nationwide protests, the populist Prime Minister Andrej Babis, a prosecution due to suspicion of fraud in EU subsidies threatens. Critics of the government see behind the abrupt establishment of the 71-year-old Benesova as Minister of justice, attempt to obstruct the investigation.
In Prague, 20,000 people came together. You are holding shields with the slogan "For an independent justice" and shouting "shame".demands for the independence of the judiciary
the rallies of the network, "a million moments for democracy have been Organized". The Chairman Mikulas Minar called for guarantees that the independence of the judiciary remains guaranteed.