Opposition parties call ready for talks on early elections

In related news, the opposition Social Democrats and Communists said on Wednesday they were ready for negotiations about early general elections with the coalition parties. Social Democrat leader Bohuslav Sobotka has been authorized to approach the leaders of the Civic Democrat and TOP 09 parties to reach agreement on calling snap elections which could take place in June. Communist chair Vojtěch Filip also said his party was ready to support such a motion in the lower house.

Author: Jan Richter