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More move to ban Czech party

July 30 2011 at 3:37 PM
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This long article from AP dated 29th July 2011:

http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/E/EU_CZECH_BANNING_COMMUNISTS?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2011-07-29-08-03-31

PRAGUE (AP) -- "They're the Czech Republic's fourth-largest political party, but the hardline Communists could soon be outlawed if the center-right government has its way.

It's more than two decades since communism collapsed here, but the survivors and ideological heirs to the party that ruled from 1948 until the "Velvet Revolution" of 1989 are under increasing political pressure.

Petr Necas' government has taken the first step toward a possible ban by asking the Interior Ministry to work on a legal complaint to make it happen. A study commissioned by a Senate committee compiled numerous complaints from lawmakers about their conduct." (extract)



 
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