PM tells Czechs: We will come out of this test stronger

Speaking on the 102nd anniversary of the country’s founding, Prime Minister Andrej Babiš called on Czechs to pull together to overcome the coronavirus pandemic, saying the country would come out of the test stronger and return to its former economic successes.

Prague Mayor Zdeněk Hřib reminded Czechs that the country had overcome many crisis in the past and would do so again with solidarity and discipline.

He said the dedication of the country’s doctors, nurses and emergency crews should serve as an inspiration in these difficult times.