IN SHORT

SIS committee overseeing summit security

THE SLOVAK Intelligence Service (SIS) appointed a control and coordination committee to evaluate and process information about security as soon as the Bush-Putin summit in Bratislava was known about, the TASR news service reported.

"We are in constant touch with the secret services of NATO member states and partner secret services," SIS spokesman Vladimír Šimko said.

According to Šimko, the SIS is taking all necessary measures to protect Slovakia from possible terrorist attack.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

Curfew and closed schools. Slovakia goes into a mild lockdown this weekend

Nationwide testing will follow, accompanied by another curfew.

Nationwide testing - an ambitious plan with an uncertain result

Antigen tests to be used work on patients with symptoms.

Police arrest top special prosecutor, suspected of helping a mafia group

Dušan Kováčik is known for not filing any criminal lawsuits.

State prepared an €100-million injection for tourism

The sector hit hard by the coronavirus crisis should see money at the end of this year.

Illustrative stock photo