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"It was a communist speech, not suited for the new millennium. He just repeated his doctrine [of national reconciliation] which he has never properly defined. He feels that Slovakia lacks a concrete set of values, but he himself is not able or ready to offer any."

Independent parliamentary deputy Peter Tatár commenting on President Rudolf Schuster's New Year Address to the nation.

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