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US Steel to bid for Yugoslav Sartid

US STEEL Košice will submit within 90 days an offer for bankrupt Yugoslav steel firm Sartid and six of its subsidiaries, the Slovak firm said. US Steel has been active in Sartid since March this year.

Sartid employs 6,500 people directly and another 4,000 in 26 subsidiaries. Its debts total $1.7 billion.

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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.