Czech lawmakers reject charges against outspoken president

FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 file photo, Czech Republic's President Milos Zeman attends a press conference at the Serbia Palace in Belgrade, Serbia. The lower house of Czech Parliament has dismissed a request to bring charges against President Milos Zeman for allegedly violating the constitution. Only 58 lawmakers in the 200-seat house, far short of the three-fifths majority needed, voted Thursday, Sept. 26 to file the charges at the Constitutional Court.

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