The Foreign Desk

Explainer 159: Who is Slovakia’s new president?

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3 April 2019

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Last weekend Slovakia voted in its first female president, Zuzana Caputova. The anti-corruption activist has little experience of national politics but has vowed to change the way the country is run. However, what chance does she have of making a difference in what is a largely ceremonial role? Monocle 24’s Vienna correspondent Alexei Korolyov went to meet her to find out.

3 April 2019

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