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Quotes of the Week

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"The time of tyranny is coming..."

Ivan Hudec, a deputy with the opposition HZDS party, commenting on the stripping of parliamentary immunity from HZDS deputy and former Interior Minister Gustáv Krajči.

"The Politburo decided how you should vote, and you, like obedient sheep, went and spun the mill-wheel which will grind you all."

HZDS deputy Roman Hofbauer on the Krajči immunity case.

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When the state can’t keep a secret

A selective leak has tarnished President Kiska’s reputation. But he must continue to speak out about corruption.

President Andrej Kiska

Austria launches random checks close to Slovakia’s borders

Refugees are using new smuggling routes, according to the Austrian minister.

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Unemployment rate continues to decline

The still steeper fall in unemployment could be curbed by the type of jobseekers, analysts opine.

Carmakers have already complained about the lack of qualified labour.

Coalition only agrees on how to talk. But what will they talk about?

Budget talks to decide on concrete policies. Danko wants airplanes, Fico wants better pay for nights and weekends.

Danko, Fico, Bugar.