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Schuster denies information on his presidential candidacy

Slovak President Rudolf Schuster denied the rumours that he has already confirmed his presidential candidacy for the April 3 race.

Schuster's spokesman, Ján Füle, told media on Wednesday 14 that Schuster had decided to run for re-election, the daily SME reported.

Media also reported that Schuster was considering hiring a US election campaign consultant.

Only the opposition Slovak Communist Party considers Schuster a suitable presidential candidate.

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

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