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EU entry supported by 65 per cent

A EUROBAROMETER survey measuring attitudes to the EU in candidate countries has found that 65 per cent of Slovak respondents would vote in favour of EU entry if a referendum were held today, while 11 per cent would be against. Fully 87 per cent of Slovaks know that the country is applying for EU membership, while 9 per cent have never heard about it.

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