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"It is interesting that these MPs have a problem supporting the law on Hlinka, but they have absolutely no problem having Hlinka in their wallets."


Anna Belousovová of the Slovak National Party (SNS), commenting on some MPs' concerns about the SNS' proposed law to honour Hlinka, and the thousand-crown banknote, which bears Hlinka's portrait.


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