Ruling party SNS causes for sudden cabinet crisis, Slovakia

Ruling party SNS causes for sudden cabinet crisis, Slovakia

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The second largest coalition party of Slovakia on Monday for a surprising cabinet crisis taken care of. Andrej Danko, the leader of the right-populist SNS, shared his coalition partners in writing that he is the co-operation with the Sea-SD and Most-Hid after less than a year terminates.

The social democratic prime minister Robert Fico called Danko’s decision an “absurd step”, which is absolutely not conducive to social peace and stability. He has for Tuesday, a meeting must be convened and hopes of Danko to hear what his motives are.

Bela Bugar, the leader of Most-Hid (Bridge), that the Hungarian minority in Slovakia represents, too, was unpleasantly surprised and wants an explanation. The fracture may new elections necessary. According to the polls would be the current coalition its majority in parliament to lose.

The SNS was recently faced with allegations of corruption at the ministry of Education, Science and Research, that the party in its portfolio. The liberal opposition leader Richard Sulik had accused Danko’s attention to want to distract from an impending scandal.

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