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Slovakia and Hungary fight

THE SLOVAK Interior Ministry has prepared a draft agreement between Slovakia and Hungary on cooperation in the battle against organized crime and the prevention of cross-border criminal activities, the SITA news agency wrote.

According to the plan, the two states will cooperate and provide each other with mutual aid in preventing, uncovering and combating organized crime.

The cooperation will include above all the exchange of information on people committing organized criminal activity. The police in both countries will also exchange information on operations and help in witness protection programmes.

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