Quotes of the Week


"I didn't attack Štefan Nozdrovický. Yes, I grabbed him by the throat, but his guardian angels were looking after him. If I had attacked him, he would have wound up in the hospital, not back at work."

Jozef Štefanko, Deputy Chief Justice of the Slovak Supreme Court, after hacking his way into his locked flat in the Justice Ministry with an axe and seizing a Justice Ministry official by the throat.




"He has a large Jewish lobby standing behind him."

Štefanko explaining why he thinks Justice Ministry office head Daniel Lipšic charged him with damaging property and assaulting a public official.


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News digest: Lockdown not out of the question, PM Matovič says

The overview of news from Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

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