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"A [typical] Slovak unemployed person drinks his welfare check away in the morning, beats his wife and kids in the afternoon, and hangs himself in the evening."

Michal Drobný, an MP for the opposition HZDS party, explaining the connection between high unemployment and suicide rates in parliament March 28.


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