Second time around

  • 1999-08-05
The rise, fall and rise again of Andris Skele has made him the most controversial and dynamic figure in modern Latvian politics. The following are excerpts of an interview Philip Birzulis conducted with the new PM.Mr. Skele, what are the differences and similarities between the state of the country now and in December 1995 when you became prime minister the first time?A big difference is the current Parliament. It is a more constructive body, there are logical ideological divisions, there are only six parties. This is an achievement, it means the voters of Latvia were very responsible in th...
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