Plans to rehabilitate a pre-war Jewish cemetery in the Czech town of Prostejov have run into fierce local opposition. The foundation behind the plan says it has been torpedoed by deliberate misinformation and anti-Semitism.
For today's Geoquiz we're looking for the central European capital in which a Michael Jackson statue project has caused quite a controversy. The answer is Prague. Anchor Marco Werman gets the story from the BBC's Rob Cameron.
For today's Geo Quiz, we wanted you to name two countries looking to erase an old debt. The answer is North Korea and the Czech Republic. Anchor Katy Clark speaks to the BBC's Rob Cameron who is in Prague.
Small companies all over the globe are hurting from the drop in consumer demand. One of those companies is the Petrof piano factory in the Czech Republic. The BBC's Rob Cameron reports on how the piano maker is dealing with the economic downturn.
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