SIS report: Eastern countries spied on Slovakia

The Slovak Information Service (SIS) uncovered foreign secret service agents from unnamed former Soviet block countries operating in Slovakia last year, says the annual report on SIS activities.

The report states: "The ambassadors from the countries concerned were warned that Slovakia would not tolerate such activities on its territory in the future."

Hungarian Coalition leader Béla Bugár was disappointed that the report did not include specific information on a phone-tapping scandal that rocked the country at the beginning of 2003.

Compiled by Conrad Toft from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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