Virant Elected Speaker as PS and SocDems Sidelined

Ljubljana, 21 December - Gregor Virant of the namesake centrist list won 52 votes to be elected speaker of the National Assembly at Wednesday's inaugural session of the National Assembly to overcome a stalemate that saw two failed votes earlier in the day.

Ljubljana
Gregor Virant is elected National Assembly speaker.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Gregor Virant is elected National Assembly speaker.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana, DZ.
Ustanovna seja DZ.
Predsednik Liste Virant, Gregor Virant.
Foto: Stanko Gruden/STA

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