Sobotka outlines priorities

The party’s leader Bohuslav Sobotka has said his party is ready to launch negotiations but repeated no negotiations would be conducted with the two previous coalition parties, the Civic Democrats and TOP 09. Mr Sobotka said a five-member negotiation team had largely already been chosen and he stressed that the forming of a stable coalition was a top priority as well remaining true to the party's programme.

Author: Jan Velinger