Prague Talk
3. březen 2021

Poslechněte si podcast: EP42: Cliona Manahan

Ireland’s ambassador to Prague discusses her background and inspirations, approach to the job – and how she connects with the Irish community, Czech representatives and other diplomats in this trying period.


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The best of Radio Prague International’s interviews


Před týdnem 15:18

EP68: Jiří Přibáň

Jiří Přibáň discusses the "gloves off" approach adopted by candidate Andrej Babiš ahead of round two of the presidential election and what he feels a Babiš win would mean.

Před 2 týdny 25:52

EP67: Jan Lipavský

The Czech minister of foreign affairs discusses a whole host of subjects, including Ukraine, sanctions, economic diplomacy, China, the name Czechia – and his core values.

8. prosinec 2022 16:09

EP66: Nick Archer

Outgoing UK ambassador to Prague Nick Archer discusses a whole range of subjects, from matters of state to the things he has most enjoyed about life in the Czech capital.

25. říjen 2022 26:56

Prague Talk EP65: Ivan Chvatík

Ivan Chvatík worked closely with Jan Patočka, helping organise underground seminars for the great Czech philosopher, and since his death has done more than anybody to keep his legacy alive. Chvatík shares stories about his clandestine activities in Communist Czechoslovakia, the deaths of his parents when he seven and much more.

11. říjen 2022 16:24

Prague Talk EP64: Jan Charvát

Some are concerned tensions in Czech society could intensify this winter. What can the government do to prevent further radicalisation? We ask extremism expert Jan Charvát.

11. červenec 2022 21:39

EP58: Igor Lukeš

The leaders of the newly established Czechoslovakia should have done far more to ensure its stability. So says historian Professor Igor Lukeš, in an interview that also looks at 1990s Czech politics, NATO enlargement, Russia and much more.

6. červen 2022 27:21

EP57: Martin Klíma

Martin Klíma was a prime mover behind the November 1989 student gathering that sparked the Velvet Revolution. He has since found enormous success with role-playing games, including as co-founder of the hit company Warhorse Studios.

17. květen 2022 15:51

EP56: Dana Huňátová

When Dana Huňátová joined Czechoslovakia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs in late 1989 she literally came across a red telephone to Moscow. As head of office of new minister Jiří Dienstbier she was closely involved in the deep overhaul of the ministry required after four decades of communism.

25. duben 2022 15:04

EP55: František Vrábel

František Vrábel is an expert on Russia’s infiltration of Czech society via sophisticated online disinformation. He discusses efforts to combat Kremlin propaganda, says regulating Facebook is key and explains his own motivations for working “mostly for free” in this area.

9. březen 2022 16:20

EP54: Michael Romancov

Has Putin dangerously lost touch with reality? And how are things most likely to play out now, following the launch of his brutal war against Ukraine? Leading Czech expert on Russia Michael Romancov discusses those questions, and others pertaining to the Czech Republic.