Crisis Over, For Now
- Premier Fights Calls For Resignation. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Apr2005, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p1
The article reports that Prime Minister of Czech Republic Stanislav Gross is facing growing pressure for his resignation over a financial scandal that threatens to bring down the governing coalition. The crisis has led to calls from senior members of the ruling Social Democrats (CSSD) for the...
- Czech Republic: A New, Familiar Government. // Transitions Online;8/2/2004, pN.PAG
Focuses on the issues faced by the government of the Czech Republic following the resignation of prime minister Vladimir Spidla. Work done by appointed prime minister Stanislav Gross to solicit cooperation and support from the different parties; Commitment given by the new coalition agreement...
- A Slowly Sinking Silvio. Pape, Eric; Barigazzi, Jacopo // Bulletin with Newsweek;5/10/2005, Vol. 123 Issue 6469, p40
This article reports that Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi handed in his resignation last month. His party Forza Italia was crushed in regional elections in early April 2005. Fractious coalition partners were nipping at his heels, and he was slumping in the polls just 12 months before he...
- NO COVER FOR SHARON. Rees, Matt // Time;11/11/2002, Vol. 160 Issue 20, p36
Discusses the breakup of Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's coalition government. Why Labor Party leader, Binyamin Ben-Eliezer, quit the government; Dependence on the Labor Party to win a measure of international support; Sharon's party problems; Other Labor Party members to resign and why.
- Controversy Continues in DSP Resignations in Turkey. // Journal of Turkish Weekly;8/30/2010, p4
The article discusses the resignations of members of the Democratic Left Party (DSP) in Turkey, who approve of a referendum regarding constitutional amendments which oppose the official stance of DSP leaders.
- Country Risk Summary: CZECH REPUBLIC. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe;Sep2004, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p8
President of Czech Republic Vaclav Klaus officially appointed the centre-left coalition government of new Prime Minister Stanislav Gross on August 4. The new government, made up of Gross's leftist Social Democratic Party, the centrist Christian Democrats and the rightist Freedom Union, holds a...
- EXIT, NOT EXEUNT. // New Republic;9/19/83-9/26/83, Vol. 189 Issue 12/13, p11
Discusses the resignation of Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin. Begin's agreement to give his Likud coalition a week or so to unite behind his likely successor, Foreign Minister Yitzhak Shamir; Attempt to ensure a smooth transition and to prevent the Labor opposition from taking over the...
- PM takes high hand as next minister quits. Nicholsonova, Lucia // Slovak Spectator;05/21/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 20, p1
Reports on the resignation of Ladislav Pittner, the interior minister of Slovakia on May 14, 2001. Reason behind his resignation; Impact of his resignation on the stability of government coalition parties in Slovakia; Reason for the decision of Slovakian President Rudolf Schuster to accept...
- Poland: Miller's Last Dance? Kim, Inessa // Transitions Online;3/1/2004, pN.PAG
Reports on the decision of Polish prime minister Leszek Miller to resign as leader of the Democratic Left Alliance (SLD) party in 2004. Reason behind the decision of Miller; Candidates for the post to be vacated by Miller; Problems faced by the SLD.