Portugal’s ruling Socialists win election but fall short of outright majority

By |oktober 7th, 2019|Antonio Costa, Austerity, communists, News, Portugal, Portuguese elections, socialists|

Portugal's ruling Socialists won Sunday's (6 October) parliamentary election but fell short of an outright majority, meaning Prime Minister António Costa will need to negotiate a new deal with one or both of his far-left allies in the previous legislature.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Portugal’s ruling Socialists win election but fall short of outright majority

Czechs demand Babis quit in largest protest since communism

By |junij 24th, 2019|Andrej Babis, ANO, communists, corruption, Czech Republic, News, OLAF|

Huge crowds flooded central Prague on Sunday (23 June) demanding Prime Minister Andrej Babiš step down over allegations of graft in a protest that organisers and local media claim drew around 250,000 people, making it the largest since the fall of communism in 1989.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Czechs demand Babis quit in largest protest since communism

Pro-Russia Communists to back new Czech minority cabinet

By |junij 25th, 2018|Andrej Babis, China, communists, czech elections, Miloš Zeman, News, Russia, social democrats|

Czech president Miloš Zeman said on Sunday (24 June) he may appoint a new two-party cabinet on Tuesday or Wednesday following eight months of political instability after last October's election.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Pro-Russia Communists to back new Czech minority cabinet

Czech President pushes Babiš toward coalition with anti-EU, anti-NATO forces

By |april 11th, 2018|Andrej Babis, anti-EU, anti-NATO, communists, czech elections, Miloš Zeman, News, Tomio Okamura|

The Czech president has advised Prime Minister Andrej Babiš to try to negotiate a new government with two fringe parties after coalition talks with the Social Democrats collapsed, Babiš said yesterday (11 April).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Czech President pushes Babiš toward coalition with anti-EU, anti-NATO forces

Foreign Minister: Moldova wants normal economic relations with Russia

By |februar 28th, 2018|Association agreement, communists, corruption, DCFTA, EU-Moldova relations, frozen conflicts, judicial reform, Moldova, News, Russia, Russia sanctions, Transnistria|

EXCLUSIVE / In a wide-ranging interview, the minister of foreign affairs and European integration of Moldova, Tudor Ulianovschi, talks about his country's relations with the EU and Moscow, the political situation ahead of crucial elections, and the prospects for frozen conflicts in Transnistria as well as other issues.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Foreign Minister: Moldova wants normal economic relations with Russia

Centre-left party joins tangled Czech coalition talks

By |februar 22nd, 2018|Andrej Babis, ANO, coalition, communists, czech elections, Jan Hamacek, News, social democrats|

The Czech centre-left Social Democrats opened talks on forming a government with last year's election winner ANO yesterday (21 February), aiming to break a deadlock that has prevented the formation of a majority coalition.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Centre-left party joins tangled Czech coalition talks

Czech Social Democrats pick leader, bring viable government closer

By |februar 19th, 2018|Andrej Babis, ANO, communists, ČSSD, czech elections, News, social democrats|

The Czech Social Democratic Party (ČSSD) picked former parliament speaker Jan Hamáček as their chairman yesterday (18 February), bringing closer a possible breakthrough in forming a viable government.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Czech Social Democrats pick leader, bring viable government closer

Anastasiades faces tight run-off against communist-backed candidate

By |januar 29th, 2018|AKEL, communists, Cyprus elections, Cyprus reunification, News, Nikos Anastasiades, Stavros Malas|

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades faces a tense run-off against Communist AKEL-backed Stavros Malas after he failed to win a majority at a vote Sunday (28 January) despite finishing first.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Anastasiades faces tight run-off against communist-backed candidate

Pro-Russian Czech president faces liberal ‘clash’ in election

By |januar 11th, 2018|Andrej Babis, communists, czech elections, Islamophobia, Jiri Drahos, Miloš Zeman, Mirek Topolánek, nationalism, News, refugee crisis, Russia, Vladimir Putin|

Czechs will vote in a divisive presidential election starting Friday (12 January), seen as a test for the country increasingly split between the anti-Muslim, pro-Russian views of incumbent Miloš Zeman and more liberal currents.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Pro-Russian Czech president faces liberal ‘clash’ in election

Czech tycoon Babiš to be named prime minister but may struggle to find partners

By |oktober 23rd, 2017|Andrej Babis, ANO, communists, corruption, czech elections, Liberals, Miloš Zeman, News, Pirate Party, populism|

Czech President Milos Zeman said yesterday (22 October) he would name Andrej Babiš prime minister, but the tycoon leader of the anti-establishment ANO party may struggle to find coalition partners despite his emphatic election win.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Czech tycoon Babiš to be named prime minister but may struggle to find partners