Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Slovakia’s SMK party to file criminal complaint over graffiti in Nové Zámky

Slovakia’s Hungarian Coalition Party (SMK) intends to file a criminal complaint regarding defamation of a nation, SMK press secretary Helena Fialová told the TASR newswire on May 9 because of anti-Hungarian graffiti that appeared in Nové Zámky in Nitra Region over the weekend. "SMK views this act as deliberate provocation. The timing and place aren't random, as a situation in the upcoming census in Nové Zámky might emerge in which the number of ethnic-Hungarians could drop under the 20-percent threshold," Fialová stated.

Slovakia’s Hungarian Coalition Party (SMK) intends to file a criminal complaint regarding defamation of a nation, SMK press secretary Helena Fialová told the TASR newswire on May 9 because of anti-Hungarian graffiti that appeared in Nové Zámky in Nitra Region over the weekend.

"SMK views this act as deliberate provocation. The timing and place aren't random, as a situation in the upcoming census in Nové Zámky might emerge in which the number of ethnic-Hungarians could drop under the 20-percent threshold," Fialová stated.

SMK condemned the incident and said it considers it an intolerant act against peaceful co-existence. The party called on members of the ethnic-Hungarian community in Nové Zámky and other Slovak regions to not give up their native language, religion or nationality despite what it called provocations.

Source: TASR

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

Top stories

A Slovak prisoner tattooed in Auschwitz, remained silent until he grew very old

Lale Sokolov fell in love in the concentration camp; only those close to him knew his story.

A tattoo, illustrative stock photo

Kiska: Only president can bestow awards

President Andrej Kiska turned to Constitutional Court over the law on state awards recently passed by the government.

President Andrej Kiska granting awards, January 1, 2018

Global warming is a myth, claims a hoax

According to recent hoaxes published online, snow in the Sahara disproves global warming and milk can block airways.

The snowfall in Sahara can be seen in this satellite picture.

Blog: Are flying cars coming to the skies?

At least 19 companies, including a Slovak one, are currently developing flying car planes, but there are still many issues that must be worked out.

AeroMobil