NEWS BRIEFS

Replacements for MEPs sworn in

SEVEN new MEPs replaced legislators in the European Parliament on August 24.

The new MEPs include Jaroslav Ivančo of the Slovak Democratic and Christian Union, Peter Oremus representing the opposition party Smer, Ján Bielik from the Christian Democratic Movement, Ján Cuper and Katarína Tóthová from the opposition party Movement for a Democratic Slovakia, and József Kvárda and Győrgy Juhász representing the ruling Hungarian Coalition Party, the Pravda daily wrote.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

The big testing: When and where to show up, and what if I don't want to? (FAQ)

Here is what we know about the practicalities of the nationwide testing so far. Testing also applies to foreigners and diplomats in Slovakia.

Pilot testing in Bardejov

The big test is upon us. What are we to do?

For a foreigner living in Slovakia, there is yet another concern.

Testing is impossible to carry out as planned, president says

President Zuzana Čaputová asked the government to reconsider measures for people who do not get tested, many will not get a chance.

President Zuzana Čaputová met with the representatives of the armed forces.