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Czech lawmakers vote to boost army deployments in Baltics regardless of Communist protests

Monday, June 4, 2018

Czech lawmakers on Friday approved government plans to raise the number of troops on foreign missions with their NATO allies, with Prime Minister Andrej Babis’ ANO party pushing the mandate through over Communist protests on deployments in the Baltics. Babis is counting on support from the Communist Party for a new government he is forming with the Social Democrats. Before the vote, some Communist officials said their 15 lawmakers will…