More than 3000 people held rallies against the EU plans for refugee settlement in the Czech Republic Oct 28.

The activists came out under anti-Islamic slogans "No to the spread of Islam," "Stop the Islamists", "We do not want Islamization of the Czech Republic and Europe." The rally was arranged by Civil Initiative "Bloc against Islam" and a number of the Czech political organizations.

According to UNN, the rallies were held in Prague, Brno, Ostrava, Ústí nad Labem and Liberec. The most numerous rally, attended by about 1,500 Czechs, was held in the city of Brno.