Help promised to US, Slovaks still missing

The Slovak government has said it will meet any request the US government makes for assistance in responding to last week's terrorist attacks in New York and Washington. Meanwhile, the daily paper Národná obroda reported that five Slovak citizens were still listed as missing by the Slovak Red Cross, in contrast to the 15 Slovaks previously missing but now confirmed safe by the Slovak embassy in Washington.

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UPDATED: Nationwide testing for COVID-19 is on

Long queues have formed in front of most testing points since early morning. Some drive-through sites closed in Bratislava

Testing in Trenčín, western Slovakia

The big testing: When and where to show up, and what if I don't want to? (FAQ)

Here is what we know about the practicalities of the nationwide testing so far. Testing also applies to foreigners and diplomats in Slovakia.

Pilot testing in Bardejov

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Coughing is the most dangerous part of the testing process.

Zborov, the Bardejov district

The big test is upon us. What are we to do?

For a foreigner living in Slovakia, there is yet another concern.