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Investigation into alleged remains of Jozef Tiso

THE BONES dug out of the alleged grave of Jozef Tiso, the president of the wartime Slovak State, will go through a DNA test.

Tiso's symbolic grave at Bratislava's Martinský Cintorín (cemetery) was opened at the request of the Civil Association of Andrej Hlinka (OZAH), supported by Bratislava Catholic priest Štefan Herényi.

OZAH wants to erect a new tombstone for Tiso at the cemetery that would be unveiled on April 18, 2007 - exactly 60 years after his execution. It is unclear whether the remains really belong to Tiso.

According to some sources, Tiso's grave was opened in the 1970s by members of the ŠtB, the communist secret service, and his body cremated in Brno.

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Slovak literature makes it to the big bookstores of London, but it is unlikely to become a bestseller yet.

On Wednesday, Slovak literature will be presented in one of the biggest bookstores in London. Among the new books translated into English is also the anthology of current Slovak prose selected and translated by Magdalena Mullek and Júlia Sherwood.

General Prosecutor filed a motion for the dissolution of ĽSNS

The Slovak Supreme Court received a motion to dissolve the extreme right ĽSNS party founded and led by Marian Kotleba.

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