TITLE

Crisis Over, For Now

PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Jun2005, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Prime Minister of the Ministry of Interiors of Czech Republic, Stanialav Gross has resigned as part of a deal that has brought the fractured parliamentary coalition back together. The move was necessary as part of a deal between the ruling Social Democrats and its junior partners, the Christian Democrats (KDU-CSL), to reclaim a parliamentary majority after the KDU-CSL quit the cabinet amid the controversy surrounding Gross' personal finances. In the aftermath of such a political meltdown, and with a general election due in 2006, most view the reshuffled cabinet as a caretaker government, able just to carry the country through to the election.
ACCESSION #
17076971

 

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