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VS5 days after the tried homicide of which he was the goal, the state of well being of Robert Fico, the Slovak Prime Minister, is evolving in a “positive” course, the Slovak Minister of Health knowledgeable AFP this Saturday . “Yesterday's surgery, which lasted two hours, contributed to a positive prognosis for the Prime Minister's health,” mentioned Zuzana Dolinkova.

On Wednesday, whereas greeting his supporters after a authorities assembly within the city of Handlova (central Slovakia), Robert Firo was hit 4 occasions by gunfire. Rushed by helicopter to hospital, the politician, in workplace since his populist social gathering, Smer-SD, received the final elections final fall, underwent a five-hour surgical treatment.

The shooter, recognized by Slovak media as poet Juraj Cintula, was arrested and detained for concern of a “potential escape” or that “criminal activity would continue,” the police mentioned. spokesperson for the Pezinok Special Criminal Court, Katarina Kudjakova. A call which follows the request offered Friday by the prosecutor, who charged the assailant with the depend of tried homicide with premeditation.

A state of well being nonetheless thought-about severe

Although Robert Fico is conscious, as Defense Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Robert Kalinak was eager to make clear, the very fact stays that for the second, his switch to Bratislava within the coming days “is not envisaged”. Indeed, “his condition is still serious,” he mentioned, whereas medical doctors have already eliminated something that might be probably infectious from his wounds throughout his final operation.

READ ALSO Who is Juraj Chintula, indicted for tried homicide of the Slovak Prime Minister?The assassination try on Robert Fico, who’s presently serving his fourth time period as Prime Minister, deeply shocked Slovakia, this nation of 5.4 million inhabitants, member of the European Union and the NATO, already strongly divided politically for a number of years. Outgoing President Zuzana Caputova, and her successor, Peter Pellegrini, an ally of Robert Fico who is because of take workplace subsequent June, have each known as on their fellow residents to chorus from any “confrontation” after this tragic occasion.

In addition, a gathering of all parliamentary social gathering leaders has been organized for subsequent Tuesday to indicate unity after the taking pictures. Despite every thing, various politicians have already launched accusations towards their opponents, accusing them of being behind the assassination try towards Robert Fico.