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"I remember in 1998 when a Swat team burst into a meeting of the SDK [then-opposition party] and leveled machine guns at defenseless old people, not high-ranking HZDS [current opposition party] members, who occasionally deserve to have guns pointed at them."

Independent MP František Šebej in response to HZDS claims that a police raid on four senior party functionaries was "state terrorism".


Top stories

Chinese are closer to taking over Košice steelworks

The sale may be completed early next year, according to reports.

U.S. Steel Košice

Third anti-corruption march drew thousands Photo

The only demand that has been met to date is the abrogation of Vladimír Mečiar’s amnesties by parliament.

The anti-corruption march

Slovak water slalom racers start championship with a victory Video

The single canoe slalom team can boast with several records.

l-r: Alexander Slafkovský, Matej Beňuš and Michal Martikán

Blog: In Slovakia, tradition is key

The year round, the calendar is filled to the brim with traditional habits, happenings that seem to go back centuries.

Traditional "vinobranie" event in Pezinok.