Portugal Risks Becoming ‘Ungovernable’ As Conservative Government Set To Collapse After Just 11 Days

Prime minister Passos Coelho has over seen the country through its bail-out programme since 2011

via Free Republic

More clashes between pro-bailout servitude to banks and socialist spoiled brats who don’t want to pay their bills.

Portugal risks becoming “ungovernable” as Leftist forces prepare to topple the returning government of prime minister Pedro Passos Coelho after just 11 days, the country’s president has warned.

Mr Passos Coelho – whose pro-bail-out coalition presided over four years of austerity policies – was sworn into office on Friday after his ruling coalition finished first in recent elections, but lost its parliamentary majority.

The appointment was met with controversy after the country’s president vowed to block an alliance of Leftist, anti-EU parties from taking the reins of office. The coalition of Socialists, Communists and the radical Left have vowed to bring down the minority government when a parliamentary vote is held on November 10.

Read more at The Telegraph


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