A Messy Political Climate

October 2005
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Oct2005, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p8
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The minority government's parliamentary representation has been further reduced by the sacking of Economy Minister Pavol Rusko and subsequent withdrawal from the coalition of several deputies from his party. BMI View: Counting on the support of 65 deputies as opposed to 69 previously need not be an insurmountable problem for the government, but the financial affair that precipitated Rusko's fall is unlikely to do its reputation any good.


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