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Russian blasts NATO expansion

At the opening session of a Russian-French parliamentary commission in Paris, Duma Speaker Ivan Rybkin said that plans to expand NATO eastwards are a "violation of international disarmament accords," Russian and Western press agencies reported on October 24. Rybkin was outraged at over talk of deploying NATO nuclear weapons in Eastern Europe, especially since Russia has spent billions of dollars dismantling nuclear weapons as stipulated by arms control agreements.

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Voters don’t understand self-governing regions

Rules for regional elections change, which may bring some surprising victories.

One of the biggest fights is expected in Banská Bystrica Region.

Sagan rewrites history Video

Cyclist Peter Sagan becomes the first man to win three consecutive world championships. He allegedly did not expect it and was easy with the idea he would not win.

Ballet legend Sergei Polunin will be guest of SND

The world-renowned personality of contemporary ballet will present two choreographies at the Slovak National Theatre in September.

Sergei Polunin

Blog: Why did I come here?

A group of teachers and students from the Bratislava-based school gathered to support their friend, colleague, and fellow foreigner, as she had already tried four times just to get in the door of the foreign police.

Queue in front of the foreigners' police department in Bratislava.