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Czech parties edge towards coalition deal after months of stalemate

Reuters |
15 June 2018

The Czech center-left Social Democrats were expected to announce on Friday that their members had agreed to form a cabinet with the dominant centrist ANO group, ending more than eight months of stalemate after an inconclusive election. Party sources said that partial results of a ballot suggested the plan would be approved - even though some members had objected to joining any government led by ANO chief Andrej Babis who is facing a fraud investigation.