Prague Mayor Zdenek Hrib has become famous among civil rights advocates in Europe for standing up to Beijing by excising a provision from his city’s sister-city agreement with Beijing to adhere to the “One China” policy. This month, Beijing responded by terminating the agreement.

Prague Mayor Zdenek Hrib has become famous among civil rights advocates in Europe for standing up to Beijing by excising a provision from his city’s sister-city agreement with Beijing to adhere to the “One China” policy. This month, Beijing responded by terminating the agreement.