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Tkáč forms People's Union

The group of rebels led by Vojtech Tkáč that left the Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (HZDS) last month have formed a new political party called the People's Union (Ľudová únia - ĽÚ).

Tkáč said they would have a different programme from that of the HZDS, and would not resort to internal authoritarian methods, which the rebels stated as their main reason for leaving the HZDS.

Compiled by Conrad Toft from press reports.
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