- Hans Weber
- February 1, 2023
Czechs donated over 24 million for weapons to Ukraine on the anniversary of the invasion.
At the weekend, on the anniversary of the Soviet occupation, the Czechs donated 24.2 million crowns for weapons and other support for Ukraine, which is resisting the Russian invasion. People gave symbolic amounts, most often 1,968 crowns. The Ukrainian Embassy in Prague announced this in a press release on Monday. Donors sent money to the embassy’s account designated for donations to support the Ukrainian army. During the war, people already sent 1.2 billion crowns to this account.