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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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Roma segregation - Slovakia’s evergreen problem

Amnesty International slams Slovakia for discriminating against minorities and for hate speech in its annual report.

JLR plant, cheap mortgages alter market

In the sector of industrial real estate attention is focused on Nitra and its vicinity, where Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is building a new plant.

Slovak drama of the early 20th century goes English

Visual art, dance and music are universal means of expression; drama, on the other hand, is determined and limited by the language it is performed in. To offer the world at least a taste of Slovak drama, the Theatre…

L-R: Diana Mórová (Eva), Kamila Magálová (Matka), Ján Koleník (Bača Ondrej) in Ivan Stodola's play Shpeherd's Wife in the Slovak National Theatre

North-south gas interconnection moves closer

Slovak gas projects will receive finances from the European Union.

The gas pipeline operator Eustream is the biggest taxpayer in Slovakia.