Czech Official Named to Central Committee

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Ladislav Adamec, a deputy premier of the Czech Republic since 1969, was named to the presidium of the national Communist Party Central Committee on Friday, the state news agency CTK said.

Adamec is a protege of Premier Lubomir Strougal, leader of a small group of party members advocating Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev's economic and political reforms.

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