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Give 'em butter?

A report relased two days after a border guard in eastern Siberia killed five colleagues in a shooting spree concluded that 60 percent of Russia's border guards are so unstable that they shouldn't be carrying guns. According to the ITAR-Tass news agency, the report was based on two years of tests conducted by doctors, psychologists and lawyers on border guards.

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Russian spies allegedly recruit also Slovaks

They are using martial art clubs in Germany and dozens more in other EU states, in the Western Balkans, and in North America.

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EC scrutinises state aid for Jaguar Photo

There is a question whether the scrutiny may impact the carmaker’s plans to invest in Slovakia.

The construction site of a brand new plant of Jaguar Land Rover near Nitra.

GLOBSEC forum will host guests from 70 countries

The 12th year of the conference will be attended by the highest number of participants in its history.

Slovak President Andrej Kiska gives the opening speech of The Globsec 2016 security conference.

Armed forces need new armour, and more

Slovakia's armed forces need to modernise their military technology, but also improve infrastructure and make soldiers' salaries more competitive.

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