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President Áder Nominates Péter Polt for Chief Prosecutor for another 9 Years

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.10.29.

Hungary’s president has nominated incumbent Péter Polt for the post of chief public prosecutor, according to a letter posted on parliament’s website on Tuesday.

János Áder has informed Parliamentary Speaker László Kövér about the nomination in the letter.

Polt was elected chief public prosecutor for a second, nine-year term on Dec. 6, 2010.

He served his first term in the post between 2000 and 2006.

In the featured photo (from left to right): Chief public prosecutor Péter Polt, House Speaker László Kövér, and PMO Head Gergely Gulyás. Photo by Attila Kovács/MTI