TITLE

Circus Elektra: Meciar side-show clouds the real issue

PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Slovak Spectator;05/01/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 17, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Offers observations on the police raid at the Elektra pension of former Slovak prime minister Vladimir Meciar. Assertion that Meciar's refusal to obey a police summons was disgraceful; Doubt on Meciar's claims that he wants the best for Slovakia.
ACCESSION #
3183064

 

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