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SDĽ districts reject Migaš

Jozef Migaš, Speaker of Parliament and head of the socialist ruling coalition Democratic Left Party (SDĽ), has not been nominated by a single of his party’s 81 district branches to run again for the SDĽ leadership in November. 31 district groups would like to see Agriculture Minister Pavol Koncoš do the job, 22 Peter Weiss and 4 Education Minister Milan Ftáčnik.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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