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Opposition leader steps down

by TPN/ Lusa, in News · 04-10-2017 07:24:00 · 0 Comments


The former Portuguese prime minister and chairman of the centre-right PSD has said he will be stepping down as the party’s leader.

Opposition leader steps down

 

Pedro Passos Coelho last night told his party’s political commission that he would not be standing again at the next party elections.

 

The leader however stressed he was not resigning, and would continue to lead the opposition until the next party conference.

 

The PSD had its worst election results ever at Sunday’s local elections, and now holds only 98 of the 308 councils nationwide. 

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Edition 1445
14 October 2017
Edition: 1445

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