March 4, 2024



Czech president asks head of centre-right coalition Petr Fiala to form new government


By Euronews with AFP, AP

The president of the Czech Republic has formally asked Petr Fiala, leader of a centre-right coalition that came top in last month’s election, to form a new government.

It comes a day after the three-party alliance signed a power-sharing agreement with a liberal coalition which came third in the vote on October 8 and 9.

The development confirms the relegation of the populist Prime Minister Andrej Babiš and his centrist ANO (YES) movement to the opposition.

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