Smooth First Months, But Frictions Possible

February 2007
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Feb2007, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p1
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The article discusses the efforts of former Slovakian Prime Minister Vladimir Meciar to widen the political influence of his Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (HZDS) party in response to its small representation in the coalition entity comprising the Slovak National Party (SNS) and Smer. Meciar has reportedly pressured Prime Minister Robert Fico to accept his nomination to the board of state oil transport operator Transpetrol.


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