Pécs to hold vote on NATO radar station

By: Hungary Around the Clock
2007-03-01 11:28

A binding local referendum will be staged in Pécs this Sunday, March 4, on whether a NATO-funded radar station should be built on top of the nearby Tubes Hill. The referendum will be valid if more than half of eligible voters cast a ballot.




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