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Sme: Mečiar knew of accounts

The Sme daily claims to have documents proving that former Prime Minister Vladimír Mečiar knew of the existence of secret accounts at the Privatisation Ministry during his 1993-1998 rule, and of the illegal channeling of billions of crowns in state money through them. Mečiar has denied knowing anything of the accounts.

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