Slovak referendum to help Czechs

Senior Czech state officials have welcomed a proposal that Slovakia hold a referendum on EU entry shortly before the Czech Republic does, in the hope that the almost 70 per cent support the EU enjoys in Slovakia will boost Czech support over the required 50 per cent.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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