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Czech finance minister's party wins regional elections

PRAGUE (Reuters) - The centrist ANO party of Finance Minister Andrej Babis won the Czech Republic's regional elections on Saturday, putting the billionaire businessman in pole position for a parliamentary election due in October next year.
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