Quote of the week

“You are entering the running military machine which, however, needs some oil to stop squeaking.”

“You are entering the running military machine which, however, needs some oil to stop squeaking.”

President Ivan Gašparovič to Milan Maxim during the latter’s official appointment as the Slovak Armed Forces’ Chief-of-General-Staff.

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