Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis and his wife Monika Babisova in Prague, Czech Republic on Saturday. Photo: Reuters Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis and his wife Monika Babisova in Prague, Czech Republic on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis and his wife Monika Babisova in Prague, Czech Republic on Saturday. Photo: Reuters

Czech billionaire Prime Minister Andrej Babis wins vote but falls short of majority

  • Preliminary results showed Babis’ ANO party came first with 28 per cent of the vote, despite accusations of financial impropriety
  • A potential partner for ANO could be the far-right, anti-Muslim Freedom and Direct Democracy (SPD) movement led by Tokyo-born entrepreneur Tomio Okamura

Topic |   European Union
Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis and his wife Monika Babisova in Prague, Czech Republic on Saturday. Photo: Reuters Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis and his wife Monika Babisova in Prague, Czech Republic on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis and his wife Monika Babisova in Prague, Czech Republic on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
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