POLITICS & SOCIETY

Ministers in the new Slovak cabinet

Prime Minister: Iveta Radičová(SDKÚ)

Prime Minister: Iveta Radičová(SDKÚ)

Deputy PM for National Minorities:
Rudolf Chmel (Most-Híd)


Deputy PM and Finance: Ivan Mikloš (SDKÚ)


Deputy PM and Transport, Tourism
and Reginoal Development: Ján Figeľ (KDH)


Foreign Affairs: Mikuláš Dzurinda (SDKÚ)


Education: Eugen Jurzyca (SDKÚ)


Justice: Lucia Žitňanská (SDKÚ)


Economy: Juraj Miškov (SaS)


Labour , Social Affairs and Family:
Jozef Mihál (SaS)


Culture: Daniel Krajcer (SaS)


Defence: Ľubomír Galko (SaS)


Interior: Daniel Lipšic (KDH)


Health: Ivan Uhliarik (KDH)


Agriculture: Zsolt Simon (Most-Híd)


Environment: to be nominated by Most-Híd
after the ministry is re-established

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