Jaroslav Foldyna

Jaroslav Foldyna
Praha, Nové Město, Václavské náměstí, Kosovo je Srbsko 2010, Jaroslav Foldyna (cropped).JPG
Member of the Chamber of Deputies
Incumbent
Assumed office
October 26, 2013
Personal details
Born (1960-06-26) 26 June 1960 (age 62)
Česká Lípa, Czech Republic
Political partyČSSD (1998–2019)
Freedom and Direct Democracy
(2020–present)

Jaroslav Foldyna (born 26 June, 1960) is a Czech politician and an MP in the Chamber of Deputies.

Foldyna was a member of the ČSSD and was elected as an MP for the party in 2013. He served as vice-chairman of the ČSSD from 2018 to 2019 before resigning from the party.[1] In 2020, he became a member of the Freedom and Direct Democracy (SPD) party and was returned as an MP for the SPD.[2]

Foldyna has been an opponent of the Turkish governments actions against the Kurds and has called for Turkey to be expelled from NATO.[3] He has also stated that interventions by European countries and the United States in Libya contributed to an influx of illegal immigration into Europe.[4] Foldyna has also expressed opposition to Kosovan independence. He has also been criticized for alleged links to the Russian nationalist Night Wolves motorcycle club.[5]

He is of maternal Serbian descent.[6]

References

  1. ^ "Jaroslav Foldyna oznámil, že po třiceti letech odejde z ČSSD - Seznam Zprávy". www.seznamzpravy.cz.
  2. ^ "Bývalý poslanec ČSSD Foldyna vstoupil do klubu SPD. Spojuje nás národní zájem, řekl | Aktuálně.cz". Aktuálně.cz - Víte, co se právě děje. April 7, 2020.
  3. ^ "Poslanec Foldyna okomentoval osud Kurdů: Je mi na zvracení". page-maintitle-short-default.
  4. ^ "Jaroslav Foldyna ve Dvaceti minutách Radiožurnálu". Radiožurnál. May 9, 2016.
  5. ^ "Demonstrace proti uznání samostatnosti Kosova a Metohie". Archived from the original on 2008-09-28. Retrieved 2009-02-10.
  6. ^ "Jaroslav Foldina: Bitka za Kosmet nije završena". NOVOSTI (in Serbian). Retrieved 2022-05-08.

External link

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