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Reader feedback: Criminal brother friends with officers

The Slovak people should be ashamed for allowing the police and government officials to do as they please ("Top fraud cop fired", News Briefs, Vol. 8, No.5, February 11-17, ).

On a recent visit to Bratislava my brother introduced me to some police officers and various other government workers. My brother is a criminal and these officers and government workers were working with him.

Having lived in Toronto, Canada all my life I was not accustomed to such corruption.


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