Slovakia set to elect anti-graft lawyer as first female president

FILE PHOTO: Slovakia's presidential candidate Zuzana Caputova speaks with journalists after a televised debate with her opponent Maros Sefcovic (not pictured) ahead of an election run-off, at TV Markiza studio in Bratislava, Slovakia, March 26, 2019. REUTERS/Radovan Stoklasa/File Photo

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) – Riding a wave of public fury over corruption, liberal lawyer Zuzana Caputova looks set to win Slovakia‚Äôs presidential election on Saturday, bucking a trend that has seen the rise of populist, anti-European Union politicians across the continent. Corruption and change have been the main themes ahead of the run-off vote, which takes […]

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