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April 7, 1990 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
By the soft glow of art deco lamps illuminating polished mahogany bars and linen-draped tables, young Slovenes in designer suits and Italian shoes smoke and gossip over cappuccino before heading off for a six-hour workday. The 2 million residents of Yugoslavia's prosperous, northernmost republic have long enjoyed a dramatically higher standard of living than their countrymen in the impoverished south.
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April 9, 1990 | From Times staff and Wire reports
The opposition coalition DEMOS took a big lead in early, unofficial results in elections to the regional Parliament in the republic of Slovenia. The Democratic United Opposition of Slovenia had almost 50% of the votes, with the ruling ex-Communist party trailing in second place with about 21%. The voting in Slovenia, Yugoslavia's most Westernized republic, were the first multi-party elections in the federation of eight republics and provinces since World War II.
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April 9, 1990 | From Times staff and Wire reports
The opposition coalition DEMOS took a big lead in early, unofficial results in elections to the regional Parliament in the republic of Slovenia. The Democratic United Opposition of Slovenia had almost 50% of the votes, with the ruling ex-Communist party trailing in second place with about 21%. The voting in Slovenia, Yugoslavia's most Westernized republic, were the first multi-party elections in the federation of eight republics and provinces since World War II.
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April 7, 1990 | CAROL J. WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
By the soft glow of art deco lamps illuminating polished mahogany bars and linen-draped tables, young Slovenes in designer suits and Italian shoes smoke and gossip over cappuccino before heading off for a six-hour workday. The 2 million residents of Yugoslavia's prosperous, northernmost republic have long enjoyed a dramatically higher standard of living than their countrymen in the impoverished south.
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