NEWS BRIEFS

Country prepares for VÚC elections

A TOTAL OF 5,852 polling stations will be in use during elections for the higher territorial units, the TASR news agency reported. The elections will take place November 26.

Ballot papers are currently being distributed to individual regions in sizes ranging from the largest A2 to the smallest A5, depending on the number of listed candidates in the respective regions.

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News digest: Minister adjusts vaccine expectations, mass testing decision still in the balance

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A man wearing a face covering sits in an armchair on the snow-covered Main Street in Košice on January 13, 2021.

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This place, part of Ovsištské Lúky (Ovsište Meadows) in Petržalka, is still Bratislava.