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Opposition winning in election

June 13, 2010


— The center-right opposition has won a parliamentary election in Slovakia, nearly complete results showed today.

The Statistics Office said the governing left-leaning party of Prime Minister Robert Fico was the clear overall winner with 34.8 percent of the vote, or 62 seats in the 150-seat Parliament with votes from 5,900 of the 5,929 polling stations counted early today.

But three opposition parties could form a ruling coalition with an ethnic Hungarian party with a majority of 79 seats.


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