Vašáryová to be centre-right candidate for mayor of Bratislava

Slovakia’s main centre-right parties – the Slovak Christian and Democratic Union (SDKÚ), the Christian Democratic Movement (KDH), Freedom and Solidarity (SaS), Most-Híd and the Civic Democratic Party (OKS) – agreed on Tuesday, September 21, to cooperate in the November municipal elections.

Slovakia’s main centre-right parties – the Slovak Christian and Democratic Union (SDKÚ), the Christian Democratic Movement (KDH), Freedom and Solidarity (SaS), Most-Híd and the Civic Democratic Party (OKS) – agreed on Tuesday, September 21, to cooperate in the November municipal elections.

The parties agreed on a joint candidate for mayor of Bratislava – Magdaléna Vašáryová (SDKÚ) – the TASR newswire wrote. They also agreed on a common slate for the vote which will, in effect, determine the distribution of their seats on the city council, Bratislava SDKÚ regional leader (and current justice minister) Lucia Žitňanská said.

Source: TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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