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HZDS members suggest Mečiar's replacement

THE PARTY conferences of two district organizations of the ruling Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (HZDS) decided that their candidate for the party's top post will be deputy chairman Viliam Veteška.

It is the first time Vladimír Mečiar, the party's founder and head since 1991, will have a challenger in the leadership race on June 9.

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Discussion about road project becomes emotional

Analysts want more alternatives for the road from Zvolen to Košice to be assessed

The protest at Soroška

Slovakia commemorates the 1968 invasion. Here’s what it looked like Photo

Anniversary of the Warsaw Pact troop invasion that ended the Prague Spring.

Garth: We need a deal that will benefit both

“When I talk to the Brits living in Slovakia, they are quite relaxed about things,” UK Ambassador to Slovakia Andrew Garth says about the Brexit-related concerns.

UK Ambassador to Slovakia Andrew Garth

“Natural police” to protect nature and animals

Those who commit crimes against the environment should watch out.

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