Opponents of immigration from Islamic countries and critics of xenophobia held parallel demonstrations in Prague's central Wenceslas Square today, each attended by hundreds of people.

The meetings were held separate by a bustling motorway and also a police unit.

A total of about 1,000 people took part in both events. No serious incident occurred during the rallies or the demonstrators' subsequent march through Prague, police spokesman Tomáš Hulan told Czech News Agency.

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