Czechs expel Russian embassy staff, PM says suspected Russian link in arms depot explosion

by Reuters
Saturday, 17 April 2021 22:39 GMT

(Corrects to arms depot, not army depot)

PRAGUE, April 17 (Reuters) - The Czech Republic is expelling 18 staff from the Russian embassy due to suspicion Russian intelligence services were involved in an arms depot explosion in 2014, Prime Minister Andrej Babis and Foreign Minister Jan Hamacek said on Saturday.

(Reporting by Jan Lopatka; editing by John Stonestreet)

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