Czech President Faces a Runoff After First Round of Voting


Current Czech President Milos Zeman is likely to face a pro-Western academic in the second round of voting.

Source: Deutsche Welle

President Milos Zeman failed to win re-election in the country’s first round and will face a runoff against Jiri Drahos, a former president of the Czech Republic’s Academy of Sciences.

Source: New York Times

No candidate will win the necessary 50 percent of the vote to avoid a second-round runoff vote in two weeks.

Source: Deutsche Welle

All Sources: New York Times Deutsche Welle


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