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Aung San Suu Kyi at Charles University
Written by Jan VelingerTuesday, 04 June 2019 15:36
Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi has begun a three-day visit to the Czech Republic. After meeting for talks with the prime minister, Ms. Suu Kyi was hosted by Charles University on Monday afternoon.
Professor Piet Hein Donner gives Cleveringa lecture at CU
Written by Jan VelingerMonday, 03 June 2019 14:52
Prague’s Charles University is proud to have hosted its first Cleveringa lecture at the Patriotic Hall this week, commemorating a famous courageous protest speech by Professor Rudolph Pabus Cleveringa on November 26, 1940 at Leiden University against the dismissal of Jewish colleagues. The speech led to a student strike and closure of the university by the Nazis.