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Quote of the week

"At this point we shouldn't make an elephant out of a flea."

Ladislav Orosz, caucus leader of the SDĽ ruling coalition party, responding to information that party MP Viliam Sopko owned a stake in a company that had imported black coal last year for energy utility Slovenské Elektrárne, then run by SDĽ appointee Štefan Košovan.

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Enough of Smer, people chanted in streets Video

Government resignation is not enough, the crowd called for early elections. This is how it looked like in Bratislava on March 16.

Fico fell. These are good, not perfect, developments

Unlike Kaczyński’s case there are two other parties in the coalition with Smer who can still bring the government down at any time.

Media are the ultimate frontiers in defending freedom in society today

Miklós Haraszti’s keynote speech at the Budapest award ceremony of the European Press Prize, March 14, 2018.

Fico is going. So why does the crisis continue?

These 10 answers will help you understand why the coalition’s decision to rebuild the government from scratch does not satisfy the critics and protesting masses.

Most-Híd chair Béla Bugár comes to the Government Office, March 13.