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Former PM Topolánek wants to run for president

November 9, 2017

ČTK

Former prime minister Mirek Topolánek (ODS) wants to run for Czech president, but he still needs to win the required support from lawmakers by the deadline that expires on Tuesday, he told ČTK on Sunday. Topolánek said he wants to ask senators from five groups including the ODS to support his presidential candidacy. He said he decided to run for president because of the power pact between incumbent President Miloš Zeman and ANO movement leader Andrej Babiš.

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