Thousands back opposition call for Montenegro govt to quit

Anti-government protesters light flares and hold pictures of Russian President Vladimir Putin outside the Montenegrin parliament in Podgorica on September 27, 2015Around 3,000 people rallied in the Montenegrin capital of Podgorica to back an opposition call for the left-wing government of Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic to resign. The main opposition party in the tiny Adriatic nation is demanding the installation of a transitional government charged with organising “genuine elections” which the opposition alleges has not been the case to date. “We do not want to take power from the street, but we want genuine elections,” said Andrija Mandic, a senior opposition leader.

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