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More MIGs from Russia

As part of Russia's repayment of its debt, Slovakia will acquire seven Russian MIG 29 fighter planes and one MIG 29 UB, which is designed for training, Pravda reported on November 29. According to Slovak Defense Ministry State Secretary Jozef Gajdoš, the total value of the eight jets is $200 million. Slovakia received six MIG 29s worth $180 million from Russia.

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News digest: Slovakia will receive more than 4 million vaccines

Schools will continue with distance education. Curfew will be applied on January 25 and 26 too.

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I receive more hate mail than I used to, says outgoing transparency watchdog director

Gabriel Šípoš leaves Transparency International Slovakia after 11 years. Slovakia has gone a long way in transparency, he says.

Gabriel Šípoš

Conservative NGOs received gender equality subsidies despite experts' recommendations

Leaked documents show the recipients of the Labour Ministry’s 2020 subsidies were favoured even though they did not achieve the highest score in the competition.

Labour Minister Milan Krajniak (Sme Rodina)