New goverment in Czech Republic

Officially, the Spolu and PirSTAN coalitions, which are about to form a joint government, refuse to say how they could divide the ministries. However, from numerous previous statements by politicians, as well as behind-the-scenes information, it is possible to outline the possible staffing of the government. For the ODS, for example, the Ministry of Finance is the key, while the mayors want the Ministry of the Interior for their chairman, Vít Rakušan.


  1. Czech President Milos Zeman was receiving treatment in an intensive care unit on Sunday, creating uncertainty at a time when he is due to lead political talks about forming a new government after a parliamentary election. Director Miroslav Zavoral of the Central Military Hospital in Prague said Zeman, 77, was admitted due to complications related to an undisclosed chronic condition.

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