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“They [prosecutors] walk with pistols on their arses, although they know that this is unnecessary. Since if they [mafiosi] wanted to, they would kill them [the prosecutors].” General Prosecutor Dobroslav Trnka describes to journalists how prosecutors (apparently in vain) equip themselves.

“They [prosecutors] walk with pistols on their arses, although they know that this is unnecessary. Since if they [mafiosi] wanted to, they would kill them [the prosecutors].”

General Prosecutor Dobroslav Trnka describes to journalists how prosecutors (apparently in vain) equip themselves.


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Police Corps President Peter Kovařík

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