Head of NATO's parliamentary assembly Douglas Bereuter said he believed that despite falling popular support for NATO entry, Slovaks would vote in favour if a referendum on the issue takes place.
According to existing legislation, a referendum on entry into NATO is not required but anti-NATO activists are campaigning in favour of the vote.
Compiled by Martina Pisárová from press reports.
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21. Feb 2003 at 13:38