Spanish Socialists defeated in first vote on coalition plan| Reuters
Mar 03, 2016 at 02:16 | Source:
MADRID A coalition plan by Spanish Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez stumbled at the first hurdle on Wednesday as rivals on the left and right voted against it in parliament and set in motion a two-month countdown to avoid another election.Spain has ma...
Irish rivals drag out stalemate, each aiming to form government| Reuters
Mar 01, 2016 at 02:46 | Source:
DUBLIN Ireland's two biggest parties said on Monday they would each try to form a government over the next 10 days, but analysts said last week's inconclusive election meant they may be forced to set aside their differences and form a grand coalition...
Slovakia's Fico expects to win March 5 vote and form government| Reuters
Feb 23, 2016 at 03:31 | Source:
BRATISLAVA Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico said on Monday he expects to win a March 5 parliamentary election with over a third of the vote, allowing him to form a stable coalition government.Fico told Reuters in an interview he felt he could repeat...