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A TV PROGRAMME IN ENGLISH COVERING THE MOST IMPORTANT EVENTS IN SLOVAKIA OVER THE PAST WEEK (VIDEO INCLUDED)

This week in Slovakia

Content of programme: Police take aim at Slota inner circle; Accountant denies Archbishop hid funds; Slovakia says no to Libya intervention

Content of programme:


Police take aim at Slota inner circle;
Accountant denies Archbishop hid funds;
Slovakia says no to Libya intervention


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The police say they plan to ask parliament to release an MP with the Slovak National Party for prosecution in the infamous “bulletin board tender”.

A former accountant for the Trnava diocese of the Catholic Church has denied the claims of the Týždeň weekly magazine that former Archbishop Ján Sokol may have secretly diverted funds from the sale of land to the Tesco supermarket chain.

With the resistance in Libya losing ground to Colonel Gaddafi’s forces,Slovak Prime Minister Iveta Radičová sided with other NATO alliance leaders in rejecting armed intervention in the conflict in Lybia.

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Top stories

Soldier detained for theft in the ammunition depot

The theft in the ammunition depot was not used for arming extremists or terrorism.

Ammunition, illustrative stock photo

Governmental campaign should bring Slovaks home from the UK

The Slovak cabinet plans to persuade its expats living and working in the UK with at least a bachelor degree to return home: a campaign offering specific jobs should help.

Young researchers, IT experts and medical staffers are needed in Slovakia, illustrative stock photo.

EU lawyers claiming the Russian annexation of Crimea as legal is a hoax

One lawyer does not mean all EU lawyers; immigrants attacking a shepherd dog and HAARP causing hurricanes in the US are hoaxes, too.

Hoax on immigrants attackign two German shepdherds and ebing bitten yb them

Defense commitments and defense cooperation

NATO membership brings solemn responsibilities as well as benefits, especially today, writes US ambassador to Slovakia.