NEWS BRIEFS

State sends humanitarian aid to Turkey

A cargo aeroplane belonging to the Interior Ministry transported 11 tons of humanitarian aid to Turkey August 28 to help the Turkish people deal with the aftershocks of the recent earthquake disaster.

The cargo consisted of tents and blankets. In addition, the Ministries of Health, Economy, and Defence are planning to send their own forms of humanitarian aid in upcoming days to the most hit areas of Turkey, Defence Ministry spokeswoman Barbora Kuchanková said.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

More tips for outings in Bratislava during the lockdown

Walks along the Danube bank offer a feeling of being far from the city rush.

This place, part of Ovsištské Lúky (Ovsište Meadows) in Petržalka, is still Bratislava.

Roundup: Fairytale app that makes children read

An award-winning design by a Slovak architect and a trip to Zádielska dolina valley. Here’s your latest roundup.

A man wearing a face covering sits in an armchair on the snow-covered Main Street in Košice on January 13, 2021.

Police investigate surveillance of journalist, IPI calls for utmost seriousness

Police launch criminal prosecution after Denník N reporter said she was followed and opposition MP Robert Fico wrote about her private life.

l-r: Head of Let's Stop Corruption Foundation Zuzana Petková, journalist Monika Tódová, journalist Adam Valček, and Xénia Makarová of the Let's Stop Corruption Foundation