Milos Zeman wins first round of voting in Czech election

The pro-western candidate Jiri Drahos in the election of Czech President trails closely behind the Russian-friendly incumbent Milos Zeman after the first round of voting. The vote is viewed as as referendum on 73-year-old Zeman who has been in office since 2013.Zeman has criticised Germany's decision to accept migrants and is hostile towards immigration from Muslim countries. Many Czech people support Zeman's views on immigration but are held back by his inclination toward far-right groups an...