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Czech Republic gives $500,000 gift

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL)--It's a major gift from thousands of miles away.

The Czech Republic is donating more than $500,000 toward flood recovery in Cedar Rapids.

Most of the money will benefit the National Czech Museum.

The Czech ambassador to the United States visited Cedar Rapids Wednesday to announce the gift.

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