American ambassador to Slovakia Ronald Weiser has said that upcoming parliamentary elections were important for the country's potential Nato entry. He also said that should Slovakia not be invited to join the alliance in autumn, European Union membership would be "substantially postponed or won't take place at all."
Compiled by Martina Pisárová from press reports.
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7. Jan 2002 at 11:41