Anti-migrant incumbent favored in Czech presidential vote
PRAGUE (AP) — The Czechs are electing a new president, and eight candidates are hoping to unseat the incumbent.
President Milos Zeman, 73, is seeking another five-year term in the largely ceremonial post and is the favorite to win the election's first-round vote Friday and Saturday.
Former Czech PM Topolanek announces presidential candidacy
PRAGUE (AP) — Former Czech Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek has announced he is running for in the presidential election scheduled for January.
Topolanek confirmed his candidacy to Czech public television on Sunday. The colorful and outspoken politician is set to say more on Tuesday, the deadline for entering the race.