Tensions Soar Ahead Of Slovenia Presidential Vote
According to an opinion poll published Friday in the Delo daily, Pahor will win about 55 percent of the vote, while Turk will garner 24 percent. The poll was conducted among 780 people with a 2.5 percent margin of error.
Pahor told the AP on Friday that the protests "signal a lack of confidence" in government institutions.
"It is important that by not using force we give people hope that all problems can be solved," he said.
The 49-year-old has supported some of the government's reform measures, unlike current president Turk, who has been a fierce critic.____ Jovana Gec in Belgrade, Serbia, and Amer Cohadzic and Eldar Emric in Ljubljana contributed to this report.
Check Out Our Best Services for Investors
- $2.5+ million portfolio
- Large-cap and dividend focus
- Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.
- Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
- Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
- A custom stock screener
- Model portfolio
- Stocks trading below $10
- Intraday trade alerts