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Racially motivated crimes on the rise

Over the last year the number of racially motivated crimes in Slovakia has increased. The police recorded 113 crimes motivated by racism or a similar intolerance, news wire SITA reported.

The largest number of racially motivated crimes last year (37) was committed in the Bratislava region, while the lowest number was recorded in both the Nitra and Prešov regions (17).

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Liberation of Mosul and the fight against ISIS

The United States, Slovakia, and the entire Global Coalition will continue to support our regional partners until ISIS has been defeated and the suffering ends.

Iraqi civilians flee their homes during fighting between Iraqi security forces and Islamic State militants, on the western side of Mosul, Iraq, in March 2017.