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Ministry berates Belarus

THE SLOVAK Foreign Ministry handed an official protest note to Belarus Ambassador to Slovakia Valery Voronetsky on March 27 expressing Slovakia's views on the conduct of the recent presidential elections in Belarus.

The note denounces measures taken by the Belarus authorities against people taking part in peaceful post-election demonstrations in Minsk.

The ministry called on Belarus to release everyone who was arrested and sentenced based on their political views.

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Third anti-corruption march drew thousands Photo

The only demand that has been met to date is the abrogation of Vladimír Mečiar’s amnesties by parliament.

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The single canoe slalom team can boast with several records.

l-r: Alexander Slafkovský, Matej Beňuš and Michal Martikán

Blog: In Slovakia, tradition is key

The year round, the calendar is filled to the brim with traditional habits, happenings that seem to go back centuries.

Traditional "vinobranie" event in Pezinok.