Transport minister Ťok considering not playing role in next government

The ANO-appointed minister of transport, Dan Ťok, has announced that he does "not much" wish to be a member of a new government that acting the prime minister, Andrej Babiš, is attempting to form, Czech Television reported on Wednesday.

Mr. Ťok joins the minister of justice, Robert Pelikán, and the minister of foreign affairs, Martin Stropnický, in signalling an intention not to continue serving under Mr. Babiš. The transport chief is due to annouce a definitive decision on his future by the end of the week.