Quote of the Week:


"It's so people can have access to free health care and also so grannies don't have to keep five thousand crowns under their mattress for the hospital."


- Prime Minister Robert Fico giving his support to a proposal to stop private insurance companies in Slovakia and establish a single public insurance provider.


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