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Only 18 new jets for Slovak military

Defence Minister Jozef Stank, in a strategy document for the Slovak military presented yesterday, has said that Slovakia should have 18 new fighter jets by 2010 instead of the 54 and even 72 previously discussed, although it has not been decided whether these will be sub- or super-sonic.

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PM Fico wants Education Minister’s resignation

Education Minister Peter Plavčan has refused to leave, the Prime Minister demanding his resignation.

Education Minister Peter Plavčan

Have you ever climbed a via ferrata? Photo

In central Slovakia, there is one also suitable for beginners. Here are some of the views it offers.

Things that make us different also make us stronger

On August 19, a rainbow flag will fly over the US Embassy in Bratislava to represent the firm commitment of the United States to defending the human rights of LGBTI people, writes Ambassador Sterling.

The rainbow flag flew over the US Embassy in Bratislava in 2016.

Southern Slovakia will face heat again

The first-level warning is issued for the 16th and 17th.