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Kubiš to attend Yeltsin's funeral in Moscow

Foreign Affairs Minister Ján Kubiš will attend the funeral of the former Russian president Boris Yeltsin in Moscow on April 25. The Slovak ambassador to Russia, Augustín Cisár, will also represent Slovakia at the funeral.

On April 24, Slovak President Ivan Gašparovič sent a telegram of condolence to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin following the death of the first Russian president Boris Yeltsin at the age of 76 on April 23.

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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Slovakia remains unknown in convention business

Ten MICE events in 2017 should bring almost €6.5 million to Bratislava.

The GLOBSEC security forum is one of the regular MICE events in Slovakia since 2005.

Kotleba should be defeated in election, not banned

More constitutional can be less democratic, and it is not clear that it always has the intended result. Perhaps the clearest historical case came with the rise of the Nazis in Germany.

Marian Kotleba

Slovakia to leave NATO is a hoax

The Slovak Spectator brings you a selection of hoaxes that appeared over the past week.

Some peple gathered at Slavin in Bratislava brought ani-NATO banners.

Fico: We cannot allow multi-speed EU to become divisive Video

Final session of the 12th edition of Globsec 2017 featured Slovak PM Robert Fico, Czech PM Bohuslav Sobotka, and President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, in a panel entitled European (Dis)Union?

Donald Tusk, Robert Fico, and Bohuslav Sobotka (left to right)