TITLE

Checking Slovakia

AUTHOR(S)
Sunley, Johnathan
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
National Review;11/9/1998, Vol. 50 Issue 21, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the ruined reputation of Vladimir Meciar, prime minister of Slovakia, in the West. It offers information on the economic performance of Slovakia. It argues that Meciar's lack of connection with the West contributes to the Western opposition to Meciar and his administration. It discusses the role of the U.S. in the campaign to oust Meciar. It comments on the role of media bias on opinions regarding the results of Slovak elections. It discusses the outcomes of the decision of Meciar to retire from politics.
ACCESSION #
1235991

 

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