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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: GP election agony ends; Judges and deputy GP filmed at drinkfest; President must apologize to Lexa in son’s kidnapping

Content of programme:


GP election agony ends;
Judges and deputy GP filmed at drinkfest;
President must apologize to Lexa in son’s kidnapping


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GP election agony ends. Slovakia has a new general prosecutor - Jozef Čentéš, the candidate of the ruling coalition .

Four top judges and the acting general prosecutor are filmed at an embarrasing drinkfest.

A Bratislava district court ruled last week that former President Michal Kováč would have to apologize to former secret service boss Ivan Lexa for statements Mr Kováč made implicating Mr Lexa in his son’s infamous 1995 kidnapping.

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The main railway station in Bratislava.

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