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Roma and police football teams to play in tournament

Teams of Roma footballers and teams consisting of police officers and the military prosecutor's office will meet on the football pitch, the SITA newswire reported. The Football Tournament of Friendship will be held in Bratislava's Petržalka district on June 4 to promote the idea of tolerance.

Teams of Roma footballers and teams consisting of police officers and the military prosecutor's office will meet on the football pitch, the SITA newswire reported. The Football Tournament of Friendship will be held in Bratislava's Petržalka district on June 4 to promote the idea of tolerance.

The unusual event is being organised by the civil association Integrasa in cooperation with the non-governmental organisation People Against Racism.

Source: SITA

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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