In the Czech Republic, TTIP is only beginning to make waves. On the one side there appears to be solid government backing for the deal. Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka highlighted the agreement this month as one means for pulling the EU and US closer together, Radio Praha writes.
But more critical opinions are also being voiced. This week a group of NGO’s including the legal watchdog, Iure, and local branch of Greenpeace sent off a petition and challenge to Czech Prime Minister Sobotka calling for him to push for the negotiations and results to be open.
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12th September 2018
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