Negotiations Begin For New Coalition Government

November 2011
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Nov2011, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p13
Country Report
The article discusses the political scenario of Latvia, following the parliamentary election on September 17, 2011. The ethnic Russian party Harmony Centre has gained the greatest number of votes in the said election. Political analysts expect that the centre-right Unity and President Valdis Zatler's Reform Party will seek to form a government with a nationalist party in order to safeguard the country's fiscal consolidation program.


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