Podcast: What Peter Pellegrini’s Presidential Win Means for Slovakia and the Rest of Europe

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10 April 2024

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This week’s episode:

Wojciech Przybylski moderates a discussion between Michaela Terenzani, SME’s lead on the foreign news desk, and Eva Mihočková, Editor-in-chief of Foreign Policy SFPA and Marcin Król Fellow at Visegrad Insight, break down the results of Slovakia’s presidential election where Peter Pellegrini won by tapping into the fears of the electorate and amplifying Moscow’s disinformation narratives. 

Previous episode:

For a number of weeks, Viktor Orbán has been on the defensive, an unprecedented development in the past 14 years. Who is Péter Magyar and why does he generate massive interest today? And is it bad or good news for the opposition?

Wojciech Przybylski interviews Bálint Ruff, a political strategist and a host of Vétó show on Partizán YouTube channel

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