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On April 25-28 2017 Kiril Svoboda, rector of Diplomatic Academy of Prague gave lectures at IBS-Plekhanov of Plekhanov Russian University of Economics
Doctor Kiril Svoboda is a remarkable figure in the European politics. Lawyer and diplomat with a great practical experience, Mr Svoboda has taken several key posts in the government of the Czech Republic since 1992. Among of which are the Deputy Minister of justice, Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs, the Minister of internal Affairs, Minister of foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic (2002-2006), Vice-Premier of the government of the Czech Republic (2004-2006). In addition to management and diplomatic work, Dr. Cyril Svoboda for many years has lectured at leading universities, and since 2010 manages the Diplomatic Academy in Prague.
Doctor Svoboda gave lectures for students of 1st and 2d years of IBS-Plekhanov, at which he told about the most complicated aspects of European politics: the importance of balanced and objective analysis of the situation, taking into account the opinions and interests of all parties, the search for reasonable compromise through diplomatic channels, seeking solutions in which everyone wins.