Czech President dismisses justice minister

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Posted: Jun 27, 2012 4:03 AM

PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech President Vaclav Klaus dismissed Justice Minister Jiri Pospisil on Wednesday, following a proposal by Prime Minister Petr Necas, the president's office said on its web site.

The statement did not give any details.

Prime Minister Petr Necas has called a news conference for 0815 GMT on "the current political situation".

(Reporting by Jana Mlcochova; Editing by Michael Winfrey)