Thousands of Czechs have rallied to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Andrej Babis and his new justice minister as protests are intensifying across the country.
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The protesters gathered in several hundred towns Tuesday, a week after tens of thousands rallied in Prague.
They are calling on Babis to step down after a preliminary European Union report established a conflict of interest over subsidies for his former business empire.
They want the same from the justice minister who they say might compromise the legal system at a time when prosecutors have to decide whether to indict Babis over alleged fraud involving EU funds in a separate case.
A major protest is scheduled for June 23 in Prague if their demands aren't met. Babis repeatedly has said he won't resign.