Thursday, 18 July 2019

European elections: Did Babiš's ANO really "win"? Depends on how you count

Radio Prague |
28 May 2019

Newspaper headlines announced that PM Andrej Babiš's centre-right ANO party "won" the European Parliament elections this weekend. But, as always, the political landscape is more nuanced. Mr Babiš's foes in the main opposition parties together will have twice as many MEPs, at a time when he is under investigation for alleged EU subsidy fraud.