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Government releases funds for Tatra relief

THE SLOVAK cabinet will release Sk71.7 million (€1.8 million) from the government's reserve to cover the costs of relief and clearance operations following the catastrophic November 2004 windstorm in the High Tatras.

The money will be released based on requests from individual ministries participating in the relief operations, the SITA news agency reported.

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

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