President Zuzana Caputova’s decided on the ballot last year after three opposition parties gathered over 380,000 signatures supporting the move.
Coalition government collapses after losing no-confidence vote in parliament called by opposition following months of political crisis, in a development that could lead to an early election.
Igor Matovic agreed to govern with the pro-business Freedom and Solidarity party; the conservative For People; and We Are Family, a populist right-wing group that is allied with France's far-right National Rally party.
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Anti-corruption activist Zuzana Caputova elected Slovakia's first female president after near complete results showed her winning run-off election against EU energy commissioner Maros Sefcovic.
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