Democratic Union (Slovakia)

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The Democratic Union (Slovak: Demokratická únia) was a liberal party in Slovakia.[1]

History[edit]

The party was established on 25 March 1994 by a merger of the Democratic Union of Slovakia and the National Democratic Party, and was led by was Eduard Kukan. In 1998, it joined the Slovak Democratic Coalition,[2] and in 2000, it merged into the Slovak Democratic and Christian Union.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kopecky, Petr; Učeň, Peter (2003), "Return to Europe? Patterns of Euroscepticism among the Czech and Slovak political parties", The Road to the European Union: The Czech and Slovak Republics (Manchester University Press), pp. 166–167 
  2. ^ Bútora, Martin; Bútorová, Zóra; Mesežnikov, Grigorij (2003), "Slovakia's democratic awakening", The Road to the European Union: The Czech and Slovak Republics (Manchester University Press), p. 52 
  3. ^ Hacker, Paul (2010), Slovakia on the road to independence, Penn State Press, p. 180