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Britain need not fear Roma exodus

ROMA officials have calmed down fears of a possible exodus of Slovak Roma to Great Britain following the lifting of the UK visa regime with Slovakia on December 18.

The Slovak daily Pravda wrote on December 15 that František Guľáš, head of the Slovak Roma Council, said that Roma from the east of the country knew well that they have zero chance of being granted political asylum in the kingdom.

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Russian spies allegedly recruit also Slovaks

They are using martial art clubs in Germany and dozens more in other EU states, in the Western Balkans, and in North America.

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EC scrutinises state aid for Jaguar Photo

There is a question whether the scrutiny may impact the carmaker’s plans to invest in Slovakia.

The construction site of a brand new plant of Jaguar Land Rover near Nitra.

GLOBSEC forum will host guests from 70 countries

The 12th year of the conference will be attended by the highest number of participants in its history.

Slovak President Andrej Kiska gives the opening speech of The Globsec 2016 security conference.

Armed forces need new armour, and more

Slovakia's armed forces need to modernise their military technology, but also improve infrastructure and make soldiers' salaries more competitive.

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